Called to the Singapore Bar in 2001, Samuel specialises in Commercial, Intellectual Property and Private Client work. Samuel had previously practiced in the corporate and securities law departments of a large local firm as well as local boutique law practices. Samuel also enjoyed a fruitful stint as a head of department and legal counsel of an internationally renowned IP Agency firm based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Samuel has represented clients from diverse and specialized sectors that included banks, manufacturers, pharmaceuticals, F&B chains, defence contractors, fashion labels and manufacturers. His clientele includes large MNCs, SMEs, listed companies and private individuals, notably hailing from Singapore, ASEAN, USA, India, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Russia, UK, Germany, Italy, France and South America.
Samuel is known for providing practical, comprehensive and efficient legal solutions and considers himself a collaborator for growth who prefers to work closely with his clients to meet their needs.
Samuel enjoys sharing his knowledge and has conducted talks on legal issues and hot button topics for various organisations and entities, including the Singapore Press Holdings, the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore, the Gifts Association of Singapore, Association of Small and Medium Enterprises, Law Society of Singapore, National Youth Council Academy, Malaysiaâs Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelapas Sdn Bhd., School of Science and Technology.
Samuel is the honorary legal counsel for the Institute of Public Relations of Singapore. In his spare time, Samuel volunteers with Law Society and the Guide Dogs Association of the Blind, participates in pro bono legal clinics, serves in his local church, spends time with his buddies and loved ones and studies the Word of God. He is the proud owner of 4 cats, Choco, Barry, Bruno and Banji.
LLB (Hons), NUS Class of 2000
Certificate in Christian Ministries, Trinity Theological College
Advocate and Solicitor, Singapore
SCOPE IPTM Consultant
Startup Law Academy 101: Partnerships Agreements and Exit Strategies
Come along to this event which covers an overview of legal considerations when closing partnerships and planning exit strategies for your business in Singapore.