Priya Aswani

Priya Aswani

Priya is a professional support lawyer in Herbert Smith Freehills' Asia dispute resolution practice. She has led various HSF branded publications including the Guide to Dispute Resolution in Asia Pacific, the Guide to Privilege in Asia Pacific, the Independent Insurance Authority Guide, and the Hong Kong Contract Disputes Practical Guide series. She is an editor of the HSF Asia Disputes know-how blog, She also publishes briefings and articles on the latest legal developments, and delivers seminars and workshops on commercial litigation, mediation and advocacy. Priya has also contributed to various external publications including the Hong Kong Civil Procedure, Getting the Deal Through Guide to Litigation Funding, Chitty on Contracts (Hong Kong), Second Edition of The European Lawyer Reference on International Fraud and Asset Tracing, Hong Kong Civil Justice Reform Practice Manual and the PLC Labour and Employee Benefits Handbook.


Priya is a Hong Kong qualified solicitor and has previously acted on a wide range of commercial disputes including contractual and shareholders' disputes, insolvency, employment, the administration of an estate, and recovery of funds through asset tracing.

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Singapore Convention on Mediated Settlement Agreements Comes Into Force (09/14/20)
On 12 September 2020, the Singapore Mediation Convention came into force, just over a year after its signing ceremony on 7 August 2019, and marked an important day for dispute resolution users.