Lawyer Feature: Tan Cheow Hung from Beacon Law Corporation

Reading Time: 4 minutesAreas that you specialise in and why you choose this practice area The greater part of my experience has been in Dispute Resolution. I have represented clients in a diverse range of civil and commercial disputes; including shareholders’ and partnership disputes, employment disputes, defamation proceedings, construction disputes, banking disputes and tortious claims.  In recent years, […]

Lawyer Feature: PE Ashokan from Withers KhattarWong

Reading Time: 2 minutesAreas that you specialise in and why you choose this practice area My focus is on litigation both civil and criminal. There is no excitement that can match the thrills and frills of a trial which keeps you at a high level of alertness with equal amount of stress. What made you want to be […]

[Photos] Legal Technology Roadshow by The Law Society of Singapore

Reading Time: 1 minutesAsiaLawNetwork participated in the Legal Technology Roadshow organized by the Law Society of Singapore at NTUC Centre.  Over the two-day roadshow, we met lawyers alongside other legal-tech related businesses who were curious to learn more about how legal technology is developing in Singapore and also networked and made new friends with other peers in the industry. […]

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Lawyer Feature: Lau Kah Hee (Derrick Wong & Lim BC LLP)

Reading Time: 5 minutesThis week we interview Kah Hee from Derrick Wong & Lim BC LLP to get to know him better beyond his work as a lawyer. Having graduated from both National University of Singapore (LLB) and University of Cambridge (LLM) with First Class Honours,  Kah Hee is both a qualified Attorney as well as a Chartered […]

Channel News Asia Interviews AsiaLawNetwork

Reading Time: 2 minutesAsiaLawNetwork featured in Channel News Asia was featured in an interview with Channel News Asia that started airing 27 February 2017. View gallery below to see photos from the interview. Thank you to co-working space WorkCentral at Dhoby Ghaut for hosting this interview! Interview follows announcement of a $2.8M scheme to help law firms adopt technology This […]

[Photos] “The Changing Face of Legal Services” with Joyce A. Tan & Partners LLC and Meritas Law Firms Worldwide

Reading Time: 1 minutesAsiaLawNetwork was invited to be part of a panel to discuss “The Changing Face of Legal Services” with an audience from Meritas Law Firms Worldwide and hosted by Joyce A. Tan & Partners LLC at The Fairmont, Singapore on 16 Feb 2017. The panel discussed how law is one of the last few industries to adopt […]

[Photos] LegalTech Night Out — IBM Watson (@ The Mad Poet)

Reading Time: 1 minutesThis week, AsiaLawNetwork co-hosted a Legal Tech Meetup event with zhiANT at The Mad Poet. We had 101 sign ups and saw a huge turnout to listen to  Lye King Tho (Business Partnerships ASEAN at IBM Watson) and Simon Lim (Country Manager at IBM Digital Business Group) share more about what AI is, and how it might potentially […]

[Photos] Small Law Firms and State Courts & Family Justice Courts Committees’ Luncheon @ State Courts

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Law Society of Singapore and co-organized a luncheon for lawyers together with the Small Law Firms Committee and the State Courts & Family Justice Courts Committee last week. The luncheon was oversubscribed within 2 days and we had a great turnout at the State Courts Bar Room for 70+ lawyers where the audience had lunch […]

Pro bono: Practical legal advice about startup fundraising from lawyer Yingyu Wang (as published on e27)

Reading Time: 9 minutesSound legal advice for covering your bases in accepting funding, intellectual property, co-founder arrangements, and more. This article was originally published on e27 HERE and you can find the video of the Facebook Live HERE. Lawyer Yingyu Wang shared practical tips about fund raising for start-ups during a Facebook Live Q&A with AsiaLawNetwork and partners […]

Pro bono: Singapore lawyer Samuel Ng gives practical legal tips for startups

Reading Time: 8 minutesThis article was originally published in e27, one of our partners for our December series of Facebook Live Q&A focused on Startups. You can read the original article HERE. Let’s talk about Founder’s agreements — what do we need to know? A Founder’s agreement is the document that binds and governs the relationships between the […]

Pro Bono: Practical fintech startup legal advice from Lawyer WanHsi Yeong and Startupbootcamp fintech director Sam Hall

Reading Time: 7 minutesThis article was originally published in e27, one of our partners for our December series of Facebook Live Q&A focused on Startups. You can read the original article HERE. Here is some legal advice for startups in one of the most exciting and fast-changing industries in 2016 to 2017 Lawyer WanHsi  Yeong and Startupbootcamp FinTech […]

BEAM X AsiaLawNetwork — Startup Community Gathering (Photographs)

Reading Time: 1 minutesWe had a great chat with startup entrepreneurs from Fundnel, Bolt, Wantedly, Asia Law Network, and BEAM to talk about hiring, funding, growing the business and finding legal advice. Here are a couple of snaps from the event. You can watch the Facebook Live broadcast of the event HERE. Cherilyn Tan, CEO of AsiaLawNetwork facilitated the event and […]