Rizwi is a founding member of RHTLaw Asia and is the Acting Head of the Firm’s Intellectual Property & Technology Practice. With more than 20 years of experience, his industry focus covers developments in Telecommunications sector, Fashion & Luxury, Food & Beverage, and the Video and Computer Games Industry.
Rizwi is regarded as an expert within Singapore in his main practice area of Intellectual Property, as well as on legal and regulatory aspects of technology-related matters, with particular emphasis on Data Protection, Cyber Security, and Competition Law issues.
Rizwi also acquired knowledge, experience and expertise from a career that includes in-house industry experience, having previously worked as in-house in both Singapore Government-Linked Company as well as in a multi-national consumer electronics company.
He contributes regularly and has been featured in local and international media where he shared his perspectives on cyber security and data protection issues.
Rizwi has been recommended and recognized as a leading lawyer by reputable legal and IP publications such as The Legal 500, Asia IP, World Trademark Review 1000 (WTR1000), and the Who’s Who Legal. Recent accolades include listed in Asia Legal 500 2023 for IP matters in Singapore, and in the WTR 1000 2023 (the World’s Leading Trademark Professionals) for Singapore.