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REAL PROPERTY PRACTICE GROUP

MR REY FOO JONG HAN

Rey Foo was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 1992 and has been in practice for about 25 years. He is a partner of the Firm. After qualifying in 1990 as a Barrister, Mr Rey Foo obtained his Masters in Law in Corporate and Commercial Law from Queen Mary College, University of London in 1991.  He has practised corporate law and his present areas of practice include conveyancing, corporate law and civil litigation. He also advises on construction claims. In relation to conveyancing practice, his transaction experience includes providing legal advice to the practice’s clients in all matters of real estate law, advising and acting for individuals, corporations, developers, banks and financial institutions in property sale and purchase, mortgage and refinancing transactions as well as landlord and tenant matters. He has also advised management sale committees on en-bloc transactions.


Qualifications:

LLB ( Hons),  University of Buckingham ( 1990) 

LLM (Corporate and Commercial Law), Queen Mary College, University of London (1991) 

Barrister-at-law of  England and Wales (1990)

Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore (1992)

email: rey@kscgp.com

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law

MR GOH LAM CHUAN

Goh Lam Chuan was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 1995 and he has been in practice for about 22 years. He is a partner of the Firm. He is a graduate of the University of London. His initial years as a lawyer were spent handling litigation and criminal matters.  However over the last 8 years he has been handling HDB matters and he heads the Firm’s HDB conveyancing department.


Qualifications:

LLB ( Hons),  University of London ( 1992) 

Barrister-at-law of  England and Wales (1993)

Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore (1995)

email: goh@kscgp.com

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law

MR KWEH SOON HAN

Kweh Soon Han graduated from the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1990 and later obtained his Masters in Law also from NUS in 1993. Immediately after his graduation, he worked as a legal officer with the Singapore Government until 1995 after which he entered private legal practice. His areas of practice are real property law, company law, administrative and constitutional law, law of societies, employment law, and family and trust law.

 

CIVIL LAW PRACTICE GROUP

MR P. PADMAN

Padman is a consultant in the firm’s Litigation and Arbitration Practice Group. He graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1990 and has been in practice since 1991.  


Areas of Practice

With deep experience in general and commercial litigation, Padman’s practice covers a broad range of areas. He has been regularly involved in commercial disputes of all types, and in property-based litigation, medical malpractice and general litigation involving the sale of goods/provision of services, contractual disputes and trusts, as well as defamation.

Padman is very experienced in international commercial arbitration and regularly acts as counsel in such disputes both before the Singapore International Arbitration Centre and International Chamber of Commerce arbitrations seated in Singapore.  

Experience

Padman lectures regularly to the insurance and banking industry on relevant legal issues. He has also lectured the management of a prominent research agency on their areas on interest.   


He acts as an Adjudicator for MidRec, which is an adjudication scheme for consumers dissatisfied with cars purchased from CaseTrust-accredited car dealers.


By invitation, Padman has contributed an article to the magazine Human Resources on the subject of terminating an employment contract. Padman has also contributed chapters to leading practice text Singapore Precedents of Pleadings. 


He has defended the Law Society of Singapore in matters in the High Court, as well as being a member of the Inquiry Panel of the Law Society, which looks into complaints of misconduct against lawyers.


Padman also is a trainer in the compulsory Advocacy Course run by the Law Society for fresh law graduates before they are admitted to practice.   

Appointments and Memberships

Padman is a member of the Law Society of Singapore and the Singapore Academy of Law.

MR GURDEEP SINGH SEKHON

Gurdeep Singh Sekhon is a graduate of the University of Wales and a Barrister of Australia, England and Wales. He was admitted to the Singapore Bar in January 1992 and has been in continuous legal practice in Singapore for over 21 years. He is a partner of the Firm.


His main areas of practice are acting for both Plaintiffs and Defendants in respect of personal injury, fatal accidents, property damage, debt collection, construction and insurance claims. He has enjoyed a number of successes when acting in particularly difficult and complex cases in the Civil Courts. He also advises on bankruptcy and winding up law.


Qualifications:

LLB ( Hons),  University of Wales (1989)

Barrister-at-law of  England and Wales (1990)

Barrister-at-law of Australia (1991)

Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore (1992) 

email: gurdeep@kscgp.com

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law

MR PRADEEP KUMAR GOBIND

Pradeep Kumar graduated from the University of London in 1990 and subsequently obtained his MA from the University of Leeds in 2001. He was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1993 and of Singapore in 1995. He has been in private practice for over 19 years. His primary areas of practice are in all nature of civil and commercial litigation, family law, estate matters and solicitor’s work. He joined the Firm in 2004 after having spent the initial years of his legal career in some of the largest law practices in Singapore. In addition to his legal qualifications, he also attained a Diploma in Applied Psychology in 2007, is a Neuro Linguistics Master Practitioner (NLP) and a Certified NLP Coach.

MS HUE JIA PEI (XU JIA PEI)

Jia Pei is an associate of the Firm. She graduated from the University of Leeds and was admitted to the bar in 2015.  Although  she  has  just  been  called  to  the bar, Jia Pei has over 10 years of legal  experience,  having   first  joined   the  Firm  in  2005  as  a  paralegal.  Her main areas of practice comprises personal injuries and fatal accident claims, as well as wills and probate.

MS MUNIRAH MYDIN

Munirah graduated in 2014 from the University of Bristol, where she attained her Bachelor of Laws (Honours). Now an Associate of the Firm, she had started out as a Practice Trainee of the Firm in 2015. Munirah was called to the Singapore Bar in August 2016.
Prior to joining the Firm, Munirah had the opportunity to explore and be trained in many diverse areas of practice. This included intellectual property, insolvency and restructuring as well as matrimonial law. Currently, Munirah is assisting the Litigation Partners of the Firm and is focusing on honing her skills in civil litigation and corporate work.

 

FAMILY LAW PRACTICE GROUP

MR CHIA KOK SENG

Chia Kok Seng was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 1991. He is a graduate of the National University of Singapore and has been in practice for over 26 years. His main area of practice is Family law. However he also does probate and criminal work.


Qualifications:

LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore (1990)

Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore (1991)

Notary Public  and Commissioner of Oaths, Singapore 

email: chia@kscgp.com

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law

 

SHIPPING, ADMIRALTY AND COMMERCIAL LAW PRACTICE GROUP

MR NAVINDER SINGH

Navinder was called to the Singapore Bar in 1995.Navinder commenced practice with an established local shipping and commercial litigation firm and was made partner within a short space of five years.


In 2002, Navinder founded Navin & Co. to focus on his desired career in maritime, commercial and corporate litigation. Navinder has acted as counsel in several landmark cases involving complex shipping work, and two of those cases determined issues in the Singapore Courts for the first time. His shipping and admiralty practice includes ship financing and shipping corporate/transactional matters. Navinder also practises commercial litigation and arbitration and has acted as counsel in major commercial litigation/arbitration cases. He is a partner of the Firm.


Qualifications:

LLB (Hons), University of London (1993)

Barrister-at-law of England and Wales (1994)

LLM (Maritime Law), National University of Singapore (2008)

Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore (1995)

Graduate Certificate in International Arbitration (2014)

Notary Public and Commissioner of Oaths, Singapore

email: navin@kscgp.com

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law

Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators

JASPREET KAUR PURBA

Jaspreet graduated in June 2015 from the University of Southampton, where she attained her Bachelor of Laws (Honours).

Prior to being called to the Singapore Bar, Jaspreet was a Practice Trainee of the Firm from July 2015 to June 2017 assisting Mr. Navinder Singh in the Shipping, Admiralty and Commercial Law department.

Jaspreet was subsequently called to the Singapore Bar in August 2017, and joined our Firm as a Legal Associate. She continues to assist Mr. Navinder Singh, the Head of the Shipping, Admiralty and Commercial Law department in attending to various litigious and non-contentious matters.