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Photo courtesy of Singapore Tatler, Sept 2013 issue

Recently re-elected as the President of the Singapore Law Society for another year, Lok Vi Ming SC ’86, continues his crusade to strengthen various areas within the law fraternity and to champion pro bono efforts through nurturing the young. He is also a partner at Rodyk & Davidson LLP. Mr Lok speaks to LawLink on his future plans and also his experience at NUS Law. Click here to find out more 

Dean's Diary

The year 2013 was a transformative one for NUS Law. We completed our first curriculum review in more than a decade and launched the most ambitious research agenda in NUS Law’s history. The Dean shares some highlights from the past year in his third Annual Letter. Click here to find out more.


Hope for a Greener World

Emeritus Prof Koh Kheng Lian ’61 did NUS and Singapore proud when it was announced that she had been awarded the internationally reputed Elizabeth Haub Prize for Environmental Law. LawLink speaks to Emeritus Prof Koh to share with us her vision for environmental development. Click here to find out more.

Prominent Alumni Return to Faculty

Two of NUS Law’s eminent alumni, Tan Lee Meng ’72 & Chan Sek Keong ’61, return to the faculty to continue their passion in teaching, and pursue research and writing. Click here to find out more.


Law Teaching Staff Awards

Prof Walter Woon ’81, Asst Prof Umakanth Varottil '10 (Ph.D), Asst Prof Sandra Annette Booysen '09 (Ph.D), and Asst Prof Goh Yihan ’06 were awarded the Faculty of Law’s 2013 Annual Teaching Excellence Awards. Click here to find out more

Law Alumni Awarded at NUS Alumni Awards

Two of NUS Law’s Alumni, Lucien Wong Yuen Kuai ’78, and Mohamed Faizal s/o Mohamed Abdul Kadir ’05 were honoured at the NUS Alumni Awards 2013.  Click here to find out more.


NUS Law Wins Asian British Parliamentary Debating Championships

NUS Law emerge as victors again in the Asian British Parliamentary Debating Championships! Winning the championships for the second time consecutively with team mate Hongyu, Kelvin gives LawLink an account of his exciting experience at the championships. Click here to find out more.



Reunion of Law Alumni in India.

Class of 2003 10th anniversary Reunion.

Class of ’84 – 30th Anniversary Reunion – 14 March 2014, 7 pm.

Click here to read more about the reunions.



Law School Benefactors

1 November 2013 to 31 December 2013

ABOVE $100,000


Sat Pal Khattar Professorship in Tax Law

Mr Arvind Khattar

Mr Sat Pal Khattar ’71


ABOVE $10,000


Class of 1986 Bennett Lam Scholarship Fund

Mr Sin Boon Ann ’86


Class of 1993 Bursary

Mr Lee Yih Sin, Eugene ’93

Mr Liew Chih Yuan, Steven ’93

Mr Tan Ken Hwee ’94

Mr Tay Huat Chai, Kelvin ’93

Ms Stefanie Yuen Thio ’93


Lee Sheridan Legal Education Fund

Professor Woon Cheong Ming, Walter ’81


Sat Pal Khattar Professorship in Tax Law

Ms Reeta Khattar


Tan Han Boon Bursary

Mr Tan Chong Huat ’89


ABOVE $1,000


Class of 1982 Bursary

Mr Toh See Kiat ’82


Class of 1983 Bursary

Ms Kayalvily Sachithananthan ’83


Class of 1993 Bursary

Michael Por Law Corporation

Mr Chen Guan Feng ’93

Mr Ho Seng Chee ’93

Ms Lee Geok Chiau, Grace


Kwa Geok Choo Scholarship

Mr Chen Jie'An, Jared ’09


Lee Sheridan Legal Education Fund

Associate Professor Ng Siew Kuan, Elizabeth

Professor Simon Arthur Chesterman

Mr Yuen Kar Kit, Paul ’88


UP TO $1,000


Class of 1982 Bursary

Mr Chen Tze Penn

Mr Louis D'Souza ’82


Class of 1983 Bursary

Mr Wong Tien Chung, Terence Francis ’83

Ms Chin Li Fen ’83

Ms Lee Geok Kim, Christine ’83

Ms Ng Chai Ngee ’83


Class of 1987 Bursary

Mr Tan Boon Yong, Thomas ’87


Class of 1993 Bursary

Associate Professor Chan Kok Yew, Gary ’93

Mr Tan Boon Heng ’93


Faculty of Law Bursary

Ms Yak Jinq Wen, Beryl ’01


Kwa Geok Choo Bursary

Mr Kao Kwok Weng, Jonathan ’10

Mr Tan Huan Kee, Christopher

Ms Lim Lee Ling, Colleen ’11


Lee Sheridan Legal Education Fund

Assistant  Professor Arif Aminmohamed Jamal

Mr Kok Pin Chin, Stanley ’03

Mr Kronenburg Edmund Jerome ’96

Mr Lee Jian Le, Marcus ’11

Mr Lee Ming-Le, Jonathan ’10

Ms Leong Lai Fung ’86

Mr Lim Tahn Lin, Alfred ’09

Ms Pong Siu Qey ’08

Assistant Professor Wee Meng Seng ’93

Mr Yip Hsien Chang ’92


NUS Law Fund

Datuk Chong Tho Chin ’71

Ms Neo Kee Heng, Margaret ’79

Mr Peh Aik Hin ’07

Mr Tan Chuan Bing, Kendall ’99

Ms Tan Wei Lin, Adelene

Ms Wan Wai Yee ’96

Mr Yee Weng Wai, Bernard ’00

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


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