Ernest Wong 王昌彦

Senior Legal Associate

Ernest Wong

Advocate and Solicitor, Singapore, 2017
LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore

Ernest graduated with a LL.B (Hons) (Second Upper) from National University of Singapore in May 2016 and was called to the Singapore Bar in September 2017.

Ernest has been actively engaged in a wide array of corporate and commercial dispute resolution work before all levels of Court system in Singapore. This ranges from corporate dispute, construction disputes to insolvency matters. He has assisted lead counsel as second chair in various High Court trials, ranging from shareholder disputes, misrepresentation and fiduciary claims, during which time, Ernest had the opportunity to conduct examination of key witnesses.

Ernest continues to handle commercial and corporate disputes work in the firm’s litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution department.

Some of the matters which Ernest has been involved in include:

  • Second Chair in a High Court trial before the Honourable Justice Vincent Hoong in November 2019 relating to a shareholder dispute.
  • Second chair in a High Court trial before the Honourable Justice S Mohan in September 2021 relating to a misrepresentation and conspiracy claim.
  • Acted in the prosecution of a multi-million dollar insolvency / liquidator’s action against previous officers and agents of the company in High Court.
  • Acting for both applicants and respondents in numerous adjudications under the Security and Payments Act 2004, most of which high value are claims.
  • Advised and acted for an estate of a deceased patient in a medical negligence claim against a public hospital and its treating doctors.
Ernest Wong

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Commercial Disputes/ Investigations
  • Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
  • Infrastructure, Engineering & Construction
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Energy, International Trade & Commodities

Memberships & Associations

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