Welcome to Eugene Thuraisingam LLP

Specialists in Criminal and Commercial Disputes

Criminal Lawyers in Singapore

Our Singapore criminal lawyers are fearless and aggressive in the pursuit and criminal defence of our clients’ interests and rights. Our criminal 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 in Singapore

Our Singapore criminal lawyers are fearless and aggressive in the pursuit and criminal defence of our clients’ interests and rights. Our criminal 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 offer 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 counsel also has considerable experience acting for professionals in various fields 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 offer 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 counsel also has considerable experience acting for professionals in various fields in disciplinary proceedings.

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recent cases & news

Unmasking the Champion in Pro Bono Legal Work

Unmasking the Champion in Pro Bono Legal Work

25 February 2021

Having recently been conferred the Pro Bono Ambassador Award 2020, The Straits Times in a recent article has dubbed Eugene Thuraisingam an “unmasked marvel”. In conjunction with firm’s 9th anniversary and in partnership with LSPBS, we will be organising a month-long virtual fundraising run in April. More details to follow.

Crowdfunding in Singapore: Refunds

Crowdfunding in Singapore: Refunds

23 February 2021

Syazana unpacks some of the frequently asked questions on seeking a refund in crowdfunding in Singapore.

Rising Star: Chooi Jing Yen

Rising Star: Chooi Jing Yen

2 February 2021

Jing Yen has been featured by IR Global as a rising star for 2021. The firm is also IR Global’s exclusive white-collar crime advisor in Singapore.

Moving from Second to First Chair: How to Fail at...

Moving from Second to First Chair: How to Fail at it

29 January 2021

A fellow young partner shares his experience and struggles in practice in this month’s issue of the Singapore Law Gazette features.

Pro Bono Ambassador Award 2020 – Eugene Thuraisingam

Pro Bono Ambassador Award 2020 – Eugene Thuraisingam

26 January 2021

Pro Bono Ambassador Award 2020 has been conferred to Eugene, in recognition of his track record of pro bono service to the community.

Constitutional Challenge to Section 377A – Singapore Court of Appeal...

Constitutional Challenge to Section 377A – Singapore Court of Appeal to Hear...

24 January 2021

Section 377A penal code – Court of Appeal to hear arguments on the constitutionality of a law that criminalises consensual sexual conduct between adult men.

Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC) Accredited Mediators

Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC) Accredited Mediators

6 January 2021

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP is delighted to share that our lawyers recently received accreditation as mediators by the Singapore Mediation Centre.

International Arbitration and Legal Technology in Singapore

International Arbitration and Legal Technology in Singapore

4 January 2021

In ‘International Arbitration and Legal Technology in Singapore’, Syazana writes about the potential legal issues that may arise in a virtual arbitration hearing.

Drug Trafficking Landmark Court Case in Singapore

Drug Trafficking Landmark Court Case in Singapore

21 December 2020

Prominent and High-Profile Court Case in 2020 1. Acquittal of a Capital Charge Offence After a Nine-Year Legal Battle In September 2020, our senior criminal lawyer, Eugene Thuraisingam, and his team of lawyers at Eugene Thuraisingam LLP, Suang Wijaya, and Johannes Hadi, and Jerrie Tan of K&L Gates Straits Law LLC, secured an acquittal for […]

Prosecutorial Disclosure in Singapore – Explained

Prosecutorial Disclosure in Singapore – Explained

20 December 2020

Suang Wijaya shares his views on the prosecutorial disclosure and Singapore legal framework governing disclosure in criminal proceedings.

White-Collar Crime in Singapore – Exclusive IR Global Advisor

White-Collar Crime in Singapore – Exclusive IR Global Advisor

20 November 2020

White-collar Crime practice area in Singapore – Exclusive Advisor in IR Global.

One of Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2021 – Eugene Thuraisingam...

One of Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2021 – Eugene Thuraisingam LLP

16 November 2020

Recognition of Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2021.

Foreign Domestic Worker in Singapore Acquitted of 10 Charges

Foreign Domestic Worker in Singapore Acquitted of 10 Charges

2020

Suang and Syazana secured an acquittal for a foreign domestic worker, who faced 10 criminal charges that had been brought against her for theft.

Sexual Misconduct Cases Reported to the Police by NUS

Sexual Misconduct Cases Reported to the Police by NUS

24 October 2020

When does a person has a duty under Section 424 of the CPC to file a police report?

Evolving Legal Dispute Landscape in the Southeast-Asia

Evolving Legal Dispute Landscape in the Southeast-Asia

23 October 2020

Panel session on “Fine-Tuning Your Dispute Tactics: Strategies That Work”, discussing effective commercially sensible dispute resolution tactics especially in the wake of Covid-19.

How Criminal Charges Are Downgraded – Explained

How Criminal Charges Are Downgraded – Explained

22 October 2020

Suang shared his views on how someone can get charged with murder and end up with a conditional warning for a reduced charge.