Gino heads the firm’s criminal litigation department. He was admitted to the Bar of England & Wales in 1999 and to the Bar of Singapore in 2000.
He is a formidable trial lawyer with a sharp mind. His knowledge of the intricacies of the law puts him at ease with handling complex criminal and commercial matters, and he pursues his client’s cases without fear or favour.
Gino is passionate about criminal cases and cares for his clients. His dogged determination ensures that no stone is left unturned and no possible avenue left unexplored. Over the past 2 years, he has successfully obtained 55 discharges, discharges amounting to acquittals (Stern & Conditional Warnings) and No Further Actions for his clients, both by way of high-calibre representations to the Attorney-General’s Chambers and after hard fought battles in Court.
Apart from criminal work, he also has expertise in Defamation, Shipping & Maritime Law, International Trade, Professional Indemnity & Product Liability Insurance and Medical Negligence.
He is a committee member of the Association of Criminal Lawyers of SIngapore and a keen supporter of the Law Society’s Criminal Legal Aid Scheme. He is also on the panel of lawyers for the Supreme Court’s Legal Assistance Scheme for Capital Offences.
He was recognised as the top Criminal Legal Aid Scheme Volunteer in 2014.