Ashok gets it. Having been broke for a good part of his growing years, Ashok understands first-hand how it feels to be insolvent and knows the ins and outs of a triumphant financial turnaround. He now helps ailing companies achieve the same success.
ASHOK KUMAR
Director


LL.B (Hons)
Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore


Ashok is a well-respected veteran in the area of corporate restructuring and insolvency. Handling both the contentious and non-contentious aspects of this practice on cross-border as well as domestic deals, Ashok regularly acts for debtors, creditors, financial institutions, funds and insolvency professionals, providing practical solutions when companies are in a distress or near-distress situation.

Ashok has consistently been named as a leading lawyer in this practice area in various reputable ranking publications, including Chambers and Partners, IFLR 1000, and Asialaw Profiles, to name a few. He also sits on various law reform committees, through which he contributes to the development of the law.



Contact Information
DID: (65) 6521 6741
FAX: (65) 6622 5920
EML: ashok.kumar@blackoak-llc.com
"Ashok is very user-friendly and very commercial. I highly regard him as a restructuring lawyer. He’s able to work quickly towards solutions, is generally accessible and works in a collegial fashion."
- IFLR1000

"Ashok is praised by interviewees as someone who ‘can work outside-the-box.’ Multiple sources highlighted him as a leading practitioner, remarking that ‘he’s top of the list’ as he is ‘tremendously experienced.’"
- Chambers and Partners

Appointments
  • Director, Insolvency Practitioners Association of Singapore
  • Director, Turnaround Management Association - Singapore Chapter
  • Law Reform Committee, Singapore Academy of Law
  • Insolvency Practice Committee of the Law Society of Singapore
Recent Accolades
  • Band 1 Ranked Lawyer (Restructuring/Insolvency),
    Chambers Asia Pacific 2015
  • Leading Individual (Restructuring & Insolvency),
    The Legal 500 2015
  • Leading Lawyer (Restructuring & Insolvency),
    IFLR1000 2015
  • Leading Lawyer (Restructuring & Insolvency),
    Asialaw Profiles 2015