Tan Peng Chin LLC is a law corporation with limited liability. It took over the practice and business of Tan Peng Chin & Partners (which was formed in 1994) on 1 January 2002.

Chronological Order of Lawyers joining the Firm

WONG LIANG KOK
Joint Managing Director
(Joined in 1994)

LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore : 1992
LLM (Merit), University of London : 1995

Specialisation :
Banking, Corporate Finance, Securities Regulations, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate, Commercial, Competition

Languages : English, Mandarin, Hokkien



LIM JO SEE
Joint Managing Director,
Head of Corporate, Banking & Finance Dept,
Head of Corporate Governance & Services Practice Group

(Joined in 1995)

LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore : 1994

Specialisation :
Banking, Corporate Finance, Corporate, Commercial, Corporate Governance, Employment and Immigration

Languages : English, Mandarin, Teochew



CHYE KIT MIN
Senior Director
(Joined in 1999)

LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore : 1984
Advocate and Solicitor - West Malaysia

Specialisation :
Property & Conveyancing, Banking

Previous Firm : Khattar Wong & Partners (associated with Eversheds)
Founder of K M Chye & Partners in Malaysia

Languages : English, Malay, Cantonese



STEPHEN LOW CHUN KONG
Director
(Joined in 1999, rejoined in 2003)

LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore : 1994

Specialisation :
Banking, Corporate Finance, Securities Regulations, Merger & Acquisition, Corporate, Commercial

Previous Firm :
Allen & Gledhill (joint venture with Linklaters)

Languages : English, Malay, Cantonese



MELVIN KHOO
Director, Head of Asset & Wealth Management Dept
(Joined in 2004)

LL.B (Hons), University Of Buckingham : 1992
Barrister, England and Wales

Specialisation :
Asset and Wealth Management, Unit Trust, Collective Investment Schemes, Securities Regulations, Tax, Corporate

Previous Firm :
Harry Elias Partnership, ASG Law Corporation (associated with Herbert Smith)

Languages : English, Mandarin



ADRIENNE ONG TSU-MEI
Director
(Joined in 2005)

LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore : 1994
Solicitor, England and Wales

Specialisation :
Property & Conveyancing, Banking

Previous Firm :
Burges Salmon (England), Allen & Gledhill (joint venture with Linklaters)

Languages : English, Mandarin



SUSAN TANG
Director
(Joined in 2006)

LLB (Hons), University of London : 1991
MBA, Nanyang Technology University : 2001

Barrister, England & Wales

Specialisation :
Asset & Wealth Management, Unit Trust, Collective Investment Schemes, Securities Regulations, Tax, Corporate

Previous Firm : ASG Law Corporation (associated with Herbert Smith)

Languages : English, Mandarin, Cantonese



SIM LIN PIAH
Associate Director
(Joined in June 2008)

LL.B. (Hons), National University of Singapore (1993)
Admitted as Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore (1994)
Master of Laws, University College London (2006)

Specialisation:
Corporate & Commercial, Banking, Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Investments, Joint Ventures,  Regulatory issues

Previous Firm: Toh Tan & Partners, Singapore Power (In-House Counsel)
Joined Toh Tan & Partners as a legal assistant in 1994
Became a partner in Toh Tan & Partners in 2000
From 2001 to 2008 - corporate counsel at companies active in software development, payment services, engineering and energy utilities. 

Languages: English & Malay



TSHERING PALMO BHUTIA
Legal Manager (Foreign Lawyer)
(Joined in July 2008)

B.A., LL.B. (Hons), National Law School of India University, Bangalore, India: 2003
LL.M (Corporate & Financial Services Law), National University of Singapore: 2008
     
Specialisation: Corporate, Banking & Finance

Previous Firm(s): Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Limited (IL&FS), Mumbai, India (In-House Counsel)

Languages: English, Nepali & Hindi



LIM TONG CHUAN
Director
(Joined in August 2010)

LL.B. (Hons), Brunel University, United Kingdom (1990)
Advocate & Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore (2001)
Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya (1992)
Barrister-at-law, England and Wales (1991)  

Specialisation:
Litigation & Dispute Resolution. His practice include areas of law such as defamation, personal injuries, workmen compensation, negligence, shipping, marine insurance, construction disputes, commercial and contractual disputes, individual and corporate insolvency, banking law, trademark objections to registration and infringements, sale of goods and agency.

Languages: English & Mandarin


TEE YEE WAN
Legal Manager
(Joined in June 2011)

LL.B.(Hons), University of Sheffield, 2006

Specialisation: Asset & Wealth Management

Previous Firms: Gateway Law Corporation

Languages Spoken: English, Chinese (Mandarin), Malay


CAROLYN LIM
Legal Manager (Foreign Lawyer)
(Joined in July 2011)

Bachelor of Laws (Honours) Northumbria University, United Kingdom (2005)
Barrister-at-Law, Middle Temple, England and Wales (2009)
Admitted, Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya (2010)

Specialisation: Leasing, Banking & Conveyancing and General Corporate & Commercial Work

Previous Firms: Texchem Group of Companies
Messrs. Presgrave & Matthews, Penang, Malaysia
Robert Wang & Woo LLC, Singapore

Languages Spoken: English, Malay, Mandarin, Hokkien (dialect)


TAN WAI YEE
Legal Manager
(Joined in February 2012)

Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of Liverpool (2006)
Master of Laws, Queensland University of Technology (2007)
Legal Practitioner of the Supreme Court of Queensland (2008)
Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Sabah and Sarawak (2010)

Specialisation: All aspects of Real Estate and Conveyancing

Languages Spoken: English, Bahasa Malaysia, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hakka


WINNIE TAN
Legal Manager (Registered Foreign Lawyer)
Corporate, Banking and Finance Department
Intellectual Property Department

Winnie joined the firm in 2014 and currently assists in corporate, commercial, banking and finance matters. Winnie also assists in handling trade mark filing, prosecution and maintenance as well as trade mark portfolio management.