Directors Chia Voon Jiet and Mahesh Rai ranked in the inaugural edition of Who’s Who Legal: Investigations – Future Leaders 2018
12 Feb 2018
Directors Chia Voon Jiet and Mahesh Rai have been ranked in the inaugural edition of Who’s Who Legal: Investigations – Future Leaders 2018.
This edition identifies the go-to names, aged 45 and under, on matters regarding investigations, anti-corruption and white-collar crime.
Voon Jiet and Mahesh are the only lawyers from a local law firm who are ranked, out of 84 partners and 30 non-partners worldwide.
Voon Jiet is praised “for his work in competition and regulatory investigations where he is known as an authority on the sophisticated legal issues that arise in such matters.” He is also recommended by the Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2018 for Dispute Resolution and is a member of the Criminal Law Advisory Committee (Hearing) and a member of the Inquiry Panel of the Law Society of Singapore.
Mahesh is recognised for his expertise in money laundering matters, where a client said, “Mahesh is quick on his feet, pays attention to detail and is clear and concise in his explanations.” Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2017 also lists Mahesh as a leading lawyer for Dispute Resolution & Litigation. In 2014, he was appointed by the Supreme Court of Singapore as Young Amicus Curiae in an appeal involving money laundering.