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President’s Message

The Family Lawyer as Family Healer (Closing Address, Family Conference 2021 on 29 September 2021) Deputy Presiding Judge, Family Justice Courts, Judge Chia Wee Kiat Registrar, Family Justice Courts, Judge Kenneth Yap Chairpersons, Organising Committee 2021 Family Conference, Ms Kee Lay Lian and Ms

This was the speech delivered at Mass Call held on 23 and 24 August 2021. May it please Your Honour, on behalf of the Law Society, I seek Your Honour’s leave to address the 2021 cohort of applicants seeking admission

Edited write-up from Welcome Remarks at webinar on Managing Conflicts of Interest for Legal Practitiones and Law Practices on 27 July 2021. The area of Conflict of Interest is of especial significance in the Legal Profession (Professional Conduct) Rules 2015 (PCR).

Welcome Remarks  At Just Laugh Fundraising Charity Event   25 June 2021  Guest of Honour Mr Edwin Tong, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth and Second Minister for Law,  Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen,  Friends, Introduction  A very warm welcome and sincere note of appreciation goes out from me on behalf of

Dear Members, This month, I will reiterate various cautions about cybersecurity in the light of a few recent incidents. The Law Society first issued an alert on 10 May to members on the “Goh Keng Law Firm” incident: Fraudsters Targeting Law Practices Dear Member, The

Welcome Remarks for Litigation Conference 2021 Minister Edwin Tong, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, and Second Minister for Law Deputy Registrar Phang Hsiao Chung, Supreme Court of Singapore Felicia Tan, Co-Chairperson, Civil Practice Committee, the Law Society of Singapore Ian Lim, Co-Chairperson, Organising

Dear Colleagues at the Bar, For this month’s message, I have three major news items to share. Two of them are hot off the press. All three are especially relevant and timely in the context of promoting economic resilience in the

This was the speech delivered by President Gregory Vijayendran, SC at the Opening of the Legal Year on 11 January 2021. May it please Your Honours, Chief Justice, Justices of the Court of Appeal, Judges of the Appellate Division, Judges

Wellbeing and Being Well In this closing message for the year, I want to share something largely non-law related for personal reflection and resolve. In the larger scheme of things, our life in the law is impacted by our wellbeing. We have

Where there’s a will, there’s a way … to give a legacy. (Adapted from opening remarks at a Community Foundation of Singapore-LSPBS “Legacy Giving” Webinar on 1 September 2020.) Legacy giving is one of the best kept secrets in town. For many