20 June 2019 - Events
Lead Counsel in a Magistrate’s Appeal in the High Court, in a matter relating to investigations by the Corrupt Practices Investigations Bureau (‘CPIB’). This is a novel area of law where sentencing principles to be applied in offences involving giving false information to CPIB officers were argued. She successfully argued for the sentence to be reduced and the Appellant’s sentence of 3 weeks’ imprisonment was reduced to a fine.
Assisting Counsel in a Magistrate’s Appeal in the High Court, in a matter relating to sentencing principles to be applied in an offence of causing hurt with a dangerous weapon. The Appeal was successful and the custodial sentence was converted to a short detention order.
PP v Tjong Mark Edward (MA 167/2014/01) (Corruption).
PP v Pittis Stavros (DAC No. 18936/2013) (Criminal Breach of Trust).
PP v Sengmanivong Soum (DAC No. 17284/2013 & Ors) (Cheating under the Casino Control Act).
Re Lord Goldsmith Peter Henry PC QC  4 SLR 921 (Legal Profession Act - Admission of Ad Hoc Advocate).
PP v Franco Giuseppe  SGDC 184 (Insider Trading and Market Manipulation, Securities and Futures Act).
‘Manipulating the Stock Market’, Euromoney’s Expert Guides - 2016
‘Common Criminal Offences’, You & The Law IV 2010 - 2010
‘Ethics in the Criminal Court’, Inter Se 2010 - 2009
Law Society of Singapore
Singapore Academy of Law
The Legal Assistant’s Scheme for Capital Offences Assisting Counsel’s List)
Criminal Legal Aid Scheme
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