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EXPERIENCED LAWYER, HARD-WORKING INDIVIDUALS

 

Principal

Bachoo Mohan Singh

LL.B. University of Singapore (Hons) (1972)
Advocate and Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore (1973)
Barrister and Solicitor, Australia (2004)
Registered Australian Migration Agent (Reg: 0853883)
Email: bms@bmslaw.com.sg

 

With over 45 years of legal experience as an advocate and solicitor, Mr Singh has expertise in many areas of law in Singapore and Australia. He has handled complex cases in all areas of disputes resolution, including civil litigation, criminal defence and arbitration.

An expert litigator, Mr Singh approaches every client he undertakes with real solutions and the results are evidence of his legal expertise. Mr Singh has invaluable knowledge of the legal system which is highly regarded by the clients he has undertaken. Mr Singh has appeared in over 30 High Court cases in Singapore. has also appeared in the Supreme Court of Western Australia and the Privy Council UK.

 

Mr Singh’s area of expertise includes the following:

Admiralty actions
Alternative dispute resolution
Business negotiations
Building & construction disputes
Commercial
Civil litigation
Criminal
Consumer protection
Employment
Financing and loan documents
Family
Immigration
Local government
Probate and administration
Trusts
Wills and estates


Notable Cases:

  • Pak Hock Pai Athletic Association v Yiu Pek Heng [1973] SGCA 8

  • Malayan Plant (Pte) Ltd v Moscow Narodny Bank Ltd [1978] SGCA 11

  • The “San 003” [1979-1980] SLR(R) 8

  • Re Estate of Lee Wee Name, deceased [1981] SGCA 9

  • Chan Kai Kah and another v Tan King Koh [1982] SGCA 19

  • Tan Keng Koh v Chan Kai Kah and another [1981-1982] 3 SLR(R) 73

  • Yusuf Jumabhoy v Law Society of Singapore [19888] 1 SLR(R) 63

  • International Bank of Singapore Ltd v Bader Peter Heiner Franz [1988] 2 SLR(R) 242

  • Re Abdul Rahim Rajudin [1988] 2 SLR(R) 359

  • Abdul Rahim Rajudin v Law Society of Singapore [1991] 1 SLR(R) 149

  • Syed Yacob Alkaff v Syed Alwee Alkaff and others [1990] 2 SLR(R) 482

  • Syed Yacob Alkaff v Syed Alwee Alkaff and others [1992] SGCA 73

  • Lee Hiok Ping also known as Mitr Dephanphongs and others v Lee Hiok Woon and Lee Hiok Tng [1992] SGHC 11

  • Yong Tai Loong (Pte) Ltd v Tong Tien See Construction Company (sued as a firm) [1992] SGHC 8

  • Lee Hiok Woon and others v Lee Hiok Ping and others [1996] SGPC 1

  • Re Han Ngiap Juan [1993] 1 SLR(R) 135

  • Chia Kum Fatt Rolfston v Lim Lay Choo [1993] 2 SLR(R) 793

  • Public Prosecutor v Koo Pui Fong [1996] 1 SLR(R) 734

  • Cheng Kwee Siong v Cheng Kwee and another [1997] SGCA 1

  • TPY v DZI [1997] 1 SLR(R) 843

  • Public Prosecutor v Chen Chih Sheng and another appeal [1999] 1 SLR(R) 182

  • Tong Tien See Construction Pte Ltd (in liquidation) v Tong Tien See and others [2001] 3 SLR(R) 887

  • Merriwa Pty Ltd v Romar Positioning Equipment Pte Ltd [2004] SGHC 8

  • Romar Positioning Equipment Pte Ltd v Merriwa Nominees Pty Ltd [2004] SGCA 44

  • Stuttgart Auto Pte Ltd v Ng Shwu Yong [2005] 1 SLR(R) 92

  • Yeoh Peng Lim v Yeo Peng Hay and another [2005] SGHC 145

  • Chong Chee Keong v Official Assignee [2005] 3 SLR(R) 546

  • Leivest International Pte Ltd v Top Ten Entertainment Pte Ltd [2006] 1 SLR(R) 888

  • Fletcher v St George Bank [2011] WASC 277

  • Public Prosecutor v Teo Chu Ha @ Henry Teo [2013] SGDC 61

  • Teo Chu Ha v Public Prosecutor [2013] SGHC 17

  • Public Prosecutor v Teo Chu Ha [2014] SGCA 45

  • Tommy Choo, Mark Go & Partners v Kuntjoro Wibawa [2014] 3 SLR 225

  • Tommy Choo, Mark Go & Partners v Kuntjoro Wibawa and other matters [2015] SGHC 239

  • TOV v TOW [2016] SGFC 62

  • TOV v TOW [2017] SGFC 115

  • TYC Investment Pte Ltd v Chan Siew Lee [2017] SGHC 202

  • Legis Point LLC v Tay Choon Ai [2017] SGHC 325

  • El Khouri v Attorney-General [2018] FCA 1488

Contact Mr Singh: bachoo@bmslaw.com.au or call (08)63890270

 

 

Singapore office contacts

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Legal Associate

Jay Mohan Singh
GDLP. College of Law (2018)
LL.B. Murdoch University (2017)
B.Comm. Mkt/ComLaw Curtin University (2012)
Barrister & Solicitor (Australia)

Notable Cases:

  • El Khouri v Attorney-General [2018] FCA 1488

Other involvements:

  • ACCC v Geowash: litigation support -  10 day trial


Jay has had the benefit of being able to be exposed to dual jurisdictional practice. When he was interning at BMS LAW, he assisted counsel in the High Court of Singapore in the matter Amiira v Shizard over a 4 day trial (2015). 

As part of his training component at College of Law and earlier during his university studies, he travelled to Singapore frequently and assisted our Singapore branch BMS LAW LLC (Singapore). He was given the opportunity to attend and assist (as an intern) at various chamber applications heard before the High Court of Singapore.

From 1st July 2018, Jay practises as a barrister and solicitor at BMS LAW (Australia). He is admitted to practise in the High Court of Australia, Federal Courts and various State-level Courts. 

As well as practising Australian Law, Jay is quite familiar with Singapore Laws as he has been assisting our Singapore branch with complex criminal and civil litigation matters since the time when he was still a law student intern.

 

Contact Jay for assistance: jay@bmslaw.com.au or call (08)63890270