Qualifications

  • B.A. (Juris) University of Oxford
  • Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore (2015)

Jonathan has acted for clients in a wide variety of disputes, including issues pertaining to shareholders’ rights, banking and securities, commercial contracts, shipping, trusts, tort and joint ventures. He is a former Justices’ Law Clerk and Assistant Registrar of the Supreme Court of Singapore and holds a First Class law degree from the University of Oxford, where he graduated amongst the top of his course.

Some of the matters in which Jonathan has acted include the following: 

  1. Acted for an international bank in relation to a potential commodities fraud valued at over US$300 million.

  2. Acted for the subsidiary of a listed group in relation to $20m in claims under framework contracts relating to oil trading, charter hire and waste disposal plant operations.

  3. Acted for the beneficiary of multi-billion dollar estate in respect of both claims brought by other beneficiaries and the former business partners of the deceased.

  4. Acted for an established international airline in a dispute over aircraft handling services which was litigated concurrently in Singapore and Australia.

  5. Advised the private entity within a public-private partnership of a major integrated facility within Singapore on matters of regulatory compliance, the renegotiation of commercial contracts, as well as stakeholder management on both internal and external levels.

  • Member, Singapore Academy of Law 
  • Member, Law Society of Singapore