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The Importance of Seating Well

The Importance of Seating Well

I’m not a good student, but there are those who are. I’m not a bad student, but there are those who are. I’m just somewhere in between.  Good, bad, just somewhere in between – all of us choose our seats in tutorials with our own rationales, subconscious or intentional. I’ve interviewed students who identify as...
Law Careers Fair 2021: Harry Elias LLP

Law Careers Fair 2021: Harry Elias LLP

Harry Elias Partnership was founded in 1988 by Mr Harry Elias, Senior Counsel, who was widely recognised as one of Singapore’s foremost litigation lawyers. The firm has an established reputation as one of the leading full-service firms in Singapore. On 22 January 2021, two partners from the firm, Mr Andy Lem and Ms Sharmini Sharon...
Law Careers Fair 2021: Drew & Napier

Law Careers Fair 2021: Drew & Napier

Drew & Napier LLC is one of Singapore’s oldest law firms, established in 1889 by Alfred Henry Drew and Walter John Napier. As one of the Big 4 firms, Drew & Napier is highly sought after for its exceptional legal advice to clients. On 20 January 2021, Drew & Napier held a seminar talk as...
Beyond Law: Future Law Innovation Programme Internship by SAL

Beyond Law: Future Law Innovation Programme Internship by SAL

Many of us are — understandably — no stranger to the winter law firm internship rush. That said, for those with the insatiable itch to tread off the beaten path, Justified is here to inspire you! We caught up with Tristan, who spent winter break at the Future Law Innovation Programme (FLIP), by the Singapore Academy...
Sent Before My Time: Part 1

Sent Before My Time: Part 1

This project is meant to be part of a time-lapse series of what law school is like, assuming I remain in school at each point. Each new part will be posted during or after the mid-semester breaks.  Picture credits: Dikaios Pang 11/5/2018 Originally written 9 weeks in (~October 2017), this was later updated towards the...
Law Careers Fair 2018

Law Careers Fair 2018

Law Careers Fair 2018 took place on the 26th of January at NUS Law. Representatives from the various law firms, as well as the Singapore Legal Service, set up their booths in the Moot Court and at the Oei Tiong Ham Building. Students had the opportunity to learn more about each law firm as well...
LCF Feature - Rajah and Tann

LCF Feature – Rajah and Tann

Rajah and Tann Asia comprises multiple firms in the region. Each firm offers the highest standards of service to locally based clients, helping to handle complex regional and cross-border transactions and to provide seamlessly excellent legal counsel across the region. Rajah and Tann’s area of practice includes, but is not limited to, general corporate and...
LCF Feature - Baker McKenzie.Wong & Leow

LCF Feature – Baker McKenzie.Wong & Leow

Baker McKenzie is a leading global law firm, with over 60 years of history and 77 offices across 47 countries. The firm specialises in a wide range of practice areas, including corporate transactions and taxation laws. Baker McKenzie has been ranked by Thomson Reuters for eight years running as the Number 1 Firm in the...
LCF Feature - WongPartnership LLP

LCF Feature – WongPartnership LLP

  WongPartnership is a premier law firm, specialising in various fields of law including mergers and acquisitions. They have also been involved in high-profile litigation and arbitration matters, as well as advisory and transactional work. Recently, the firm launched WPG, a regional law network, comprising WongPartnership and its member firms from countries around the region....
LCF Feature - Tan Kok Quan Partnership

LCF Feature – Tan Kok Quan Partnership

Tan Kok Quan Partnership is a leading full-service law firm providing legal services across a broad spectrum of industry sectors. Today their firm has grown to more than 35 lawyers and continues to have a reputation for top-quality legal services, frequently garnering plaudits from clients and independent leading legal publications such as Asian Legal Business,...
LCF Feature - Dechert Singapore

LCF Feature – Dechert Singapore

  Dechert is a global law firm that focuses on high-stakes matters in sectors with the greatest complexities, intricacies and regulatory demands. Dechert has been involved in numerous corporate deals throughout the world, as well as a major player in the fields of financial services and investment management and litigation and arbitration. To date, they...
My First Moot

My First Moot

Heart-racing, palms sweating, mind spinning — does this sound familiar to you? No, I’m not describing the average guy before he confesses to his crush, I’m just describing what the average person feels like before he enters the room for his first moot. Mooting can be an overwhelming yet enriching (or so they say) experience,...