James Tan Associate

James Tan

Advocate and Solicitor, Singapore, 2018
LLB (Hons), University of Bristol

James graduated from the University of Bristol with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours). He is admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore.

James is part of the firm’s litigation and arbitration department. He has handled matters in the Supreme Court of Singapore, amongst others, the following areas: contractual disputes, breaches of director’s fiduciary disputes, shareholders dispute.

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

  • Assisted in acting for the defendant investment company against another investment company in a contractual claim.
  • Assisted in mediation of an employment dispute between the employer and employee involving salary disputes, bonus claims and defamation.
  • Assisted in commencing a multi-million dollars suit between the plaintiff shareholder and the defendant company over loan agreements, directors’ duties and minority oppression.
  • Assisted in acting for the defendant shareholder over disputes in trust, unjust enrichment, dishonest assistance, unconscionability and conspiracy.
James Tan

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Commercial Disputes/ Investigations
  • Estate and Wealth Planning & Family Law
  • Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

Memberships & Associations

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