Jeremy Pereira

Associate, Withers KhattarWong* | Singapore

*Withers KhattarWong is a Formal Law Alliance between Withers LLP and KhattarWong LLP. Jeremy Pereira is from KhattarWong LLP.

Jeremy is an associate in the criminal litigation team.

He graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor’s Degree in Law in 2013 and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in August 2014. Jeremy’s practice covers a broad spectrum of criminal litigation and criminal advisory work. He has dealt with a variety of white and blue collar offences which include corruption, criminal breach of trust, fraud, insider trading, murder, drug offences, and sexual offences. He has also appeared as co-counsel in the Supreme Court and the State Courts of Singapore, as well as various Disciplinary Tribunals.

His areas of practice include Criminal Litigation, Criminal Advisory Work and Fraud Investigations. He has also advised on contractual disputes, personal injury claims, employment, wills, matrimonial work (personal protection orders), bankruptcy proceedings and defamation claims.

Secretary Siti Nurbaya Hamis Razak

Track record

Admissions

Publications

Memberships

_Pittis Stavros v PP – _ Acted as co-counsel for an accused person charged with Criminal Breach of Trust as a servant for having misappropriated approximately US$125,000 of marine fuel oil. On appeal, the charge was successfully reduced to CBT simpliciter, and the sentence of imprisonment accordingly reduced.

_PP v Nalanggay Norma – _ Engaged by the Philippines Embassy to acted as co-counsel for Filipino lady facing a capital charge for drug trafficking. The charge was eventually reduced to a non-capital charge.

_PP v Sengmanivong Soum – _ Acted as co-counsel for an accused person who claimed trial to charges under Section 172A of the Casino Control Act for participating in a scheme to cheat the casino with 13 others

Singapore Bar, 2014

‘Manipulating the Stock Market’, Euromoney’s Expert Guides - 18 March 2016

‘Anti-Money Laundering in Singapore’, Withers Khattarwong LLP publication - 2016

Singapore Law Society

Singapore Academy of Law

Capital Offences (LASCO), Junior Assisting Counsel under the Legal Assistance Scheme

Criminal Legal Aid Scheme, Volunteer

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2014

Singapore

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