Professional practice

Colin has acted in a wide range of disputes before the State Courts, the High Court and the Court of Appeal, as well as in international arbitrations and related court challenges. Colin specialises in banking and finance, company and trusts law, as well as complex fraud and cross-border asset tracing and recovery.

Colin has represented clients in a number of reported cases involving novel points of law in areas such as choice of law rules, legal professional privilege, winding-up and public international law.

Colin graduated with a First Class degree in Jurisprudence from the University Of Oxford, where he was ranked top of his cohort and won numerous academic prizes. He was also one of his year’s top candidates in Part B of the Singapore Bar Examinations.

Prior to practising at the Bar, Colin was a Justices’ Law Clerk and Assistant Registrar in the Supreme Court of Singapore. He is a member of the Rules of Court Working Party and a frequent contributor of articles to academic journals. Colin is also a non-practising solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales.