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Not many can be described as "novelist, poet, conservationist and lawyer" in one breath, and even fewer (i.e. none) have their novel adopted as an O-level literature text by Singapore schools. Somehow Daren Shiau ’96 manages to balance this and his family life with heading the Competition Law practice at Allen & Gledhill, and was just named as one of the Global Competition Review's "40 under Forty". With all of these "competing" interests, click here to find out what makes him tick.

Dean's Diary

The Dean shares about the Farewell Dinner for the Class of 2012, the Mdm Kwa Geok Choo Initiatives, the ASLI Conference, and many other exciting things that have happened and are happening with NUS Law School. Click here to read more.

 

Class Action

Find out what your classmates have been up to - a piano ensemble, a medal for press freedom, nomination to parliament, books published, scholarship, and of course baby photos! Click here to read more.

Farewell and Welcome


Class of ’87 – 25th Anniversary Reunion

The graduating Class of 2012 was hosted to dinner by Law School on 14 April 2012, to bid them farewell and also to welcome them into the alumni fold. Tay Bing Wei '12 reports.

Class of ’87 Alumni - A few of us have come together to organize our 25th anniversary class reunion and we hope you will join us as we renew old acquaintances and rediscover lost friends. Click here to find out more.

Alumni Day @ Bukit Timah Campus 

 

 

Class of ’02 - 10th Anniversary Reunion 

NUS Law would like to invite all alumni to join us for the Alumni Day @ Bukit Timah Campus on 8 July 2012 from 530pm to 930pm. Click here to find out more.

 

The Class of ’02 is celebrating their 10th anniversary since their graduation from the Law School. Click here to find out more.

Madam Kwa Geok Choo Programmes Appreciation Dinner

From Micronesia through Calcutta to an English Law School

Law School hosted a dinner to thank the supporters of the Madam Kwa Geok Choo Programmes. Director of Alumni Relations and Development Trina Gan ’04 reports and you can read the article here. 

Professor Robert C “Bob” Beckman has been a Law School institution for almost four decades now. In view of his long history with Law School, who better than one of his Jessup protégés, Ho Seng Chee ’93, to get the story behind the legend? You can read the article here. 

A Chat with the President


NUS President Tan Chorh Chuan and Dean Simon Chesterman hosted a Dialogue Lunch with Law School alumni on 21 May 2012. Click here to read more.

 

Acquitting themselves admirably

Law students  David Koh ’14, Gerald Leong ’14, Tao Tao ’14 had the opportunity to contribute towards an acquittal in the Court of Appeal in April 2012. Angela Teng ’15 speaks to the students toget their perspectives on the memorable experience.

 

 

 

Law School Benefactors

 

 

1 March 2012 to 30 April 2012

 

DEAN’S CIRCLE – ABOVE $1,000

 

Kwa Geok Choo Bursary

 

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong

$20,000

Mr K.H. Tan

$10,000

Kwa Geok Choo Scholarship

 

Stamford Law Corporation

$25,000

ALUMNI CIRCLE – UP TO $1,000

 

Lionel A.Sheridan Professorship

 

Mr Yusuf Jumabhoy

$1,000

Law Club Book Grant

 

Hoh Law Corporation

$1,000

Shook Lin & Bok LLP

$1,000

Straits Law Practice LLC

$1,000

Harry Elias Partnership LLP

$1,000

Ms Chew Sui Gek, Magdalene ’95

$750

FACULTY CIRCLE – UP TO $500

 

Law Club Book Grant

 

Ms Ng Chye Gek, Wendy ’98

 

Mr Teo Kheam Hoo

 

Ms Wong Hur Yuin ’90

 

Lee Sheridan Legal Education Fund

 

Mr Edmund Jerome Kronenburg ’96

 

Mr Lee Jian Le, Marcus ’11

 

Mr Lee Ming-Le, Jonathan ’10

 

Ms Wong Peck, LLM  ’10

 

 

 

 

 

This Issue Dean's Diary DIrector Faculty Students Reunions Class Action

 

Looking for Vacation Internship Opportunities

We are seeking for internship partners to provide internship opportunities for our students for the period of 10 December 2012 – 11 January 2013.

Employers can gain from the valued-added contributions of students in specific projects and also identify potential talent for graduate recruitment. To know more about vacation internship opportunities, Click here

If you would like us to publicise your Vacation Internship opportunities, please email our Career Advisor, Mrs. Angeline Sim at lawcareers@nus.edu.sg.

 

Upcoming Events

1. 9th Asian Law Institute Conference

31st May & 1st June 2012 

 

2. Legal Histories of the
British Empire Conference
5th to 7th July 2012

 

3. Alumni Day at Bukit Timah Campus
8th July 2012

 

4. 11th Australasian Property
Law Teachers Conference 2012
12th and 13th July 2012

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5. Class of ’02
– 10th Anniversary Reunion
14th July 2012
Kent Ridge Guild House, 
Dalvey Function Room, Level 2, 
9 Kent Ridge Drive, 
Singapore 119241 

 

6. Class of ’87
– 25th Anniversary Reunion
4th August 2012
Suntec Guild House (to be confirmed)