Welcome to Eugene Thuraisingam LLP

Specialists in Commercial and Criminal Disputes

Criminal Lawyers Singapore

Our Singapore criminal lawyers are fearless and aggressive in the pursuit and criminal defence of our clients’ interests and rights. Our criminal defence lawyers are known to position a case strategically so as to maximise the possibility of achieving a favourable settlement, while never shying away from an almighty battle in the Court when the case calls for it. We have expertise in criminal law defence at all levels of the Singapore Courts. We have also successfully obtained acquittals, reduction or withdrawal of criminal charges through robust representations, and defended clients accused of a wide range of criminal offences. Here at Eugene Thuraisingam LLP, we are experienced and committed criminal litigators who take your legal conflict by the horns and transform it into results.

Criminal Lawyers Singapore

Our Singapore criminal lawyers are fearless and aggressive in the pursuit and criminal defence of our clients’ interests and rights. Our criminal defence lawyers are known to position a case strategically so as to maximise the possibility of achieving a favourable settlement, while never shying away from an almighty battle in the Court when the case calls for it. We have expertise in criminal law defence at all levels of the Singapore Courts. We have also successfully obtained acquittals, reduction or withdrawal of criminal charges through robust representations, and defended clients accused of a wide range of criminal offences. Here at Eugene Thuraisingam LLP, we are experienced and committed criminal litigators who take your legal conflict by the horns and transform it into results.

Disputes lawyers in Singapore

Our team of commercial disputes lawyers represents clients across a broad spectrum of cross-border and domestic commercial disputes, and offers quality professional legal services. As commercial disputes lawyers with an accomplished criminal law practice in Singapore, the firm brings unique skills to the table, particularly in disputes involving head-on clashes of factual or expert evidence. Our Singapore Commercial Arbitration team is regularly instructed to act in high-stakes, high-value, complex, and multi-jurisdictional commercial arbitration disputes. Our Corporate and Commercial practice focuses on early stage companies, private mergers and acquisitions (M&A), and handling a comprehensive range of corporate and commercial cross-border matters. Our counsel also have considerable experience acting for professionals in disciplinary proceedings.

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Disputes lawyers in Singapore

Our team of commercial disputes lawyers represents clients across a broad spectrum of cross-border and domestic commercial disputes, and offers quality professional legal services. As commercial disputes lawyers with an accomplished criminal law practice in Singapore, the firm brings unique skills to the table, particularly in disputes involving head-on clashes of factual or expert evidence. Our Singapore Commercial Arbitration team is regularly instructed to act in high-stakes, high-value, complex, and multi-jurisdictional commercial arbitration disputes. Our Corporate and Commercial practice focuses on early stage companies, private mergers and acquisitions (M&A), and handling a comprehensive range of corporate and commercial cross-border matters. Our counsel also have considerable experience acting for professionals in disciplinary proceedings.

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recent cases & news

Hamza Malik and Johannes Hadi appointed as Partners in Eugene...

Hamza Malik and Johannes Hadi appointed as Partners in Eugene Thuraisingam LLP

15 September 2022

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP is pleased to announce that, with effect from 15 September 2022, Hamza Malik and Johannes Hadi have been appointed as partners of the firm. Hamza and Johannes, who started their professional careers at the firm in 2018 after being called to the Bar, have grown to become key pillars of our commercial […]

asialaw Leading Lawyers 2023: Eugene Thuraisingam & Suang Wijaya recognised...

asialaw Leading Lawyers 2023: Eugene Thuraisingam & Suang Wijaya recognised in area...

14 September 2022

Eugene Thuraisingam’s lawyers recognised in field of Dispute Resolution in Singapore by asialaw Leading Lawyers asialaw Leading Lawyers identifies outstanding private practice legal professionals in Asia. The publication is the result of an extensive research process that includes submissions from law firms, interviews and surveys with in-house counsel and private practitioners, and independent research from […]

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP conferred as a Champion of Good 2022

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP conferred as a Champion of Good 2022

14 September 2022

Champions of Good 2022 Champions of Good is a national recognition initiative where organisations conferred celebrated for “being exemplary in doing good and being multipliers by galvanising and collaborating with strategic partners, stakeholders and non-profit organisations”. Nominees were evaluated by an esteemed panel of judges based on the Company of Good’s 4 ‘I’ Framework — Investment, […]

Thuraisingam International at the ALB Thailand In-House Legal Summit 2022

Thuraisingam International at the ALB Thailand In-House Legal Summit 2022

1 September 2022

The Asia Legal Business Thailand In-House Legal Summit 2022 took place on 25 August 2022 at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel. The event, which is held annually, was attended by many general counsel, compliance and risk officers, and attorneys. Thuraisingam (International) Co., Ltd, Eugene Thuraisingam LLP’s branch in Bangkok, was proud to have been one […]

A closer look at the offence of Obstruction of Justice...

A closer look at the offence of Obstruction of Justice in Singapore...

29 August 2022

In an interview with CNA, Chooi Jing Yen shared his views on the offence of Obstructing Justice in Singapore, found in Section 204A of the Penal Code. He also shared how the law may affect tip-offs about police raids and traffic offences. 1. The Offence of Obstruction of Justice in Singapore Section 204A of the […]

On Section 377A’s Repeal, the Current Definition of Marriage in...

On Section 377A’s Repeal, the Current Definition of Marriage in the Women’s...

23 August 2022

Chooi Jing Yen shares his thoughts  on the repeal of Section 377A, the impact, if any, of such repeal on the “sanctity of marriage”, the current legal definition of marriage in the Women’s Charter,  and proposed constitutional amendments with the South China Morning Post 1. Recap of National Day Rally 2022: 377A’s Repeal & Proposed […]

Wire Fraud and Recovery Options in Singapore and Hong Kong

Wire Fraud and Recovery Options in Singapore and Hong Kong

6 July 2022

This is a joint article by Chooi Jing Yen and Ng Yuan Siang of Eugene Thuraisingam LLP in Singapore, and Kenix Yuen and Ashima Sood of Gall Solicitors in Hong Kong. Recent Trends in Types of Wire Fraud There has been a dramatic increase in wire fraud globally. Hong Kong and Singapore are no exceptions. […]

Sanctions and Investigations

Sanctions and Investigations

6 June 2022

Eugene shared his insights on the process of individual and corporate investigations, how best to manage investigations as external counsel, as well as his advice to in-house counsel and executives.

The Modes of Recovery of Stolen Cryptocurrency Assets in Singapore

The Modes of Recovery of Stolen Cryptocurrency Assets in Singapore

3 June 2022

This article discusses how the Singapore court has dealt with some of the novel points of law on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies, and analyses the potential challenges ahead.

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP – Asian Legal Business Southeast Asia Law...

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP – Asian Legal Business Southeast Asia Law Awards 2022

31 May 2022

Eugene ThuraisingamLLP attended the 18th ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2022 held at the Grand Hyatt on 25 May 2022.

Presumption of Knowledge – section 18(2) of the Misuse of...

Presumption of Knowledge – section 18(2) of the Misuse of Drugs Act

27 May 2022

Ramadass Punnusammy, who was represented by Eugene Thuraisingam and Johannes Hadi, has been acquitted by the Honourable Court of Appeal.

ETLLP partner and practices ranked in Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2022

ETLLP partner and practices ranked in Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2022

10 May 2022

Eugene Thuraisingam named as Litigation Star in White-Collar Crime Disputes, and ETLLP ranked for Commercial and Transactions, White-Collar Crime, and International Arbitration.

Disclosure of a Prosecution Witness’s Prior Statements

Disclosure of a Prosecution Witness’s Prior Statements

5 May 2022

In this commentary, Associate Professor Mervyn Cheong and Chooi Jing Yen unpack the decision in Pigg v PP [2022] SGHC 5, and what it means for the future.

Clarifying the grounds for setting aside an arbitral award

Clarifying the grounds for setting aside an arbitral award

19 April 2022

In this international arbitration case update, we summarise the salient points of the latest decision by the Court of Appeal’s CKH v CKG [2022] SGCA(I) 4.

Eugene Thuraisingam named in Asia Super 50 Disputes Lawyers 2022...

Eugene Thuraisingam named in Asia Super 50 Disputes Lawyers 2022 by Asian...

14 April 2022

Eugene Thuraisingam named in Asia Super 50 Disputes Lawyers 2022 by Asian Legal Business.

Eugene Thuraisingam recognised in 2023 Best Lawyers™ in Singapore

Eugene Thuraisingam recognised in 2023 Best Lawyers™ in Singapore

14 April 2022

Eugene has been included in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in Singapore™ for Litigation and Criminal Defence.