In our Lawyer Feature series, we get a glimpse into lives of the lawyers who contribute articles and thought leadership with Asia Law Network when they are not practicing the law. We want to put a face to the lawyer and bring out the color and texture of who they are.

Lawyer Feature: Aurill Kam from Legal Clinic LLC

Reading Time: 5 minutesDid you know that March celebrates women? And here at Asia Law Network we kick start March with a series of women features. We are excited to have with us Aurill from Legal Clinic LLC to share with us her journey as a senior litigator. Aurill is a senior litigator with significant private practice and […]

Lawyer Feature: Patrick Tay from NTUC

Reading Time: 4 minutesImagine our excitement when we had the opportunity to sit down with Patrick, Assistant-Secretary General of NTUC, one of his many portfolios. Equipped with a Master in Laws, we asked Patrick about his motivation and vision for the future of employment law in Singapore. What made you choose to be a lawyer and what drives […]

Lawyer Feature: Lie Chin Chin from CharacterisT LLC

Reading Time: 5 minutesDespite her busy schedule, we managed to catch up with Lie Chin Chin from CharacterisT LLC to hear what she thinks of the future of lawyers and her advice for up and coming lawyers. Chin Chin has garnered more than 24 years of experience as a practising lawyer in Singapore. She started her career under […]

Lawyer Feature: Aye Cheng Shone from A C Shone & Co

Reading Time: 4 minutesWe recently sat down for a chat with Aye Cheng, founder of A C Shone & Co and sought her perspectives of the recent and future state of law. Aye Cheng was called to the English Bar on 29 July 1993 admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore on 28 […]

Lawyers in Business: Yeo Shi Yuan, Corporate Counsel and Vice President Legal, BCS Information Systems Pte. Ltd (BCSIS)

Reading Time: 7 minutesAsia Law Network has partnered with the Singapore Corporate Counsel Association (SCCA), a professional body that connects the Singapore in-house community, to bring a series of interviews featuring prominent in-house counsel. In this interview, we feature Mr. Yeo Shi Yuan of BCS Information Systems Pte. Ltd (BCSIS). BCSIS was acquired by NETS in 2017 and they provide […]

Lawyer Feature: Sharanjit Kaur from Withers KhattarWong

Reading Time: 5 minutesIn this piece, we feature Sharanjit Kaur, partner in the divorce and family team at Withers KhattarWong. Sharanjit has been practising for 21 years and her practice areas are family and insurance. She specialises in Family Law and assists clients in all areas of matrimonial law including property settlement, spousal maintenance, parenting matters, child support […]

Women in Arbitration: Anneliese Day QC of Fountain Court Chambers

Reading Time: 4 minutesAsia Law Network is running this feature to highlight prominent female arbitrators who have carved successful careers for themselves in a male-dominated legal industry. In this interview, we feature Anneliese Day QC, leading silk at Fountain Court Chambers. Anneliese has instructed in several high profile arbitration, adjudication and litigation proceedings in the Energy, Construction and Engineering […]

Lawyers in the Pro Bono Movement: Nathan Colless, Volunteer Co-ordinator, Hong Kong Centre for Pro Bono Service Ltd.

Reading Time: 5 minutesIn this feature, we speak to Nathan Colless, a volunteer co-ordinator at the Hong Kong Centre for Pro Bono Service Ltd (“the Centre”). Established in 2014, the Centre is an independent non-profit organization whose mission is to assist and empower the impoverished, distressed or vulnerable in Hong Kong, who are marginalized or disadvantaged due to a lack […]

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Lawyers in Business: Daniel Choo, Legal Counsel, Solvay

Reading Time: 4 minutesAsia Law Network has partnered with the Singapore Corporate Counsel Association (SCCA), a professional body that connects the Singapore in-house community, to bring a series of interviews featuring prominent in-house counsel. In this interview, we feature Daniel Choo, Legal Counsel at Solvay. The Solvay Group is an international chemical and advanced materials company.  Daniel shares […]

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Lawyers in Business: Renita Sophia Crasta, Group Legal Counsel, Ascendas-Singbridge Pte Ltd

Reading Time: 6 minutesAsia Law Network has partnered with the Singapore Corporate Counsel Association (SCCA), a professional body that connects the Singapore in-house community, to bring a series of interviews featuring prominent in-house counsel. In this interview, we feature Renita Sophia Crasta, a Group Legal Counsel, at Ascendas-Singbridge Pte Ltd. Ascendas-Singbridge Pte Ltd owns, develops, and leases science, […]

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Lawyers in Hong Kong: Kristi Swartz from Bryan Cave LLP

Reading Time: 6 minutesIn this Lawyers in Hong Kong feature, we interview Kristi Swartz, Managing Partner of Bryan Cave LLP Hong Kong. Kristi concentrates her practice in corporate finance and securities. She has experience with SFC and HKEx Listing and compliance issues. She has acted for, and successfully defended, both companies and Directors (to include INEDS) on enquiries and investigations […]

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Lawyers in Business: Stanley Park, Managing Director & Head of Legal APAC, Scotiabank

Reading Time: 6 minutesAsia Law Network has partnered with the Singapore Corporate Counsel Association (SCCA), a professional body that connects the Singapore in-house community, to bring a series of interviews featuring prominent in-house counsel. In this interview, we feature Stanley Park, Managing Director and Head of Legal APAC, Scotiabank. Scotiabank, is a Canadian multinational bank. Stanley chats about […]