Amarjit Kaur

Partner, Withers KhattarWong* | Singapore

Withers KhattarWong LLP is a Singapore law practice, affiliated with Withers LLP.

Amarjit is a partner in the litigation and arbitration team.

Amarjit joins Withers KhattarWong in Singapore as a dispute resolution partner from a US-based international law firm, where she developed and headed its employment and global mobility practice. She is a commercial disputes lawyer who has acted in high-value and complex litigation and international arbitration matters.

She has represented Fortune 500 companies and ultra high net worth individuals in shareholder, corporate insolvency, employment, and large scale professional negligence / construction disputes. She has guided executives and companies through complex employment issues arising out of investigations, reduction in force exercises, business transfers and M&As. Amarjit is a frontrunner in training and performing cultural assessments on #MeToo and diversity issues.

Amarjit has been noted for her expertise in labour and employment law in the 2019 edition of The Legal 500: Asia Pacific. In 2017, she was recognised by the Singapore Business Review as one of Singapore’s most influential lawyers aged 40 and under. Amarjit sits on the Project Law Help Committee under the auspices of the Law Society’s pro bono services and is a strong proponent of pro bono work.

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Admissions

Memberships

Talks

Singapore, 2004

Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law

Speaker and moderator, ‘Best practices in navigating workplace harassment issues in the #MeToo era’, organised by the Law Society’s Pro Bono Services

Speaker and panellist, ‘Workplace sexual harassment in the #MeToo era’ with Grace Speights

Speaker, ‘Key Amendments to the Employment Act’ hosted by TMF

Education


Languages


  • English
  • Punjabi

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