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Peter Chong

Peter Chong Siong Siang
Managing Director
L.L.B. (Hons)(Singapore); Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore; Commissioner for Oaths & Notary Public

Peter Chong is the managing director of CTLC Law Corporation. He graduated in 1977 from the National University of Singapore and was admitted as an Advocates and Solicitors in 1978. He thereafter commenced practice with the legal firm of Messrs Shook Lin & Bok.
Peter Chong formed the firm of Messrs Chong Yeo & Partners in 1985 and the firm was corporatised in February 2002 as CTLC Law Corporation.
He handles commercial and corporate matters, property transactions and financing matters, probate, trusts and estates, company law, admiralty and ship financing, banking, finance and securities.

 

Thomas

 

Thomas Toh
Director
LL.B (Hons)(Singapore);
Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore; Commissioner for Oaths and Notary Public

Thomas Toh was called to the Singapore Bar on 19 January 1977.Before joining CTLC Law Corporation, since 1978, Thomas Toh was in and subsequently helmed an established medium sized law firm of up to 16 lawyers known as TOH TAN LLP spanning a period over 35 years until its dissolution on 31 December 2015.

He handles commercial and company laws, contractual matters, probate and administration, landlord and tenant, family law, bankruptcy and insolvency, administrative law and general conveyancing practice (including retail sale, purchase, mortgage and CPF work and development projects).

He is a leader in the practice of Collective (En bloc) Sales handling small to mega projects (such as Manhattan House and Amber Park) and frequently appearing before the Strata Titles Board as solicitor not only for Majority Owners but Minority Owners as well.

He speaks and writes Mandarin.

 

Chow Peng

 

Chow Peng
Director
LLB (Hons) from University of Singapore in 1976. Called to the Singapore Bar in 1979.

From 1976 to 1980, Chow Peng was a Legal Officer with the Singapore Legal Service with attachments at the Legal Department of the Ministry of Defence and the Registry of Titles and Deeds. From 1980 to 1985, he was a Legal Assistant with Shook Lin & Bok, being involved in corporate, conveyancing and litigation duties with 6 months attachment with the firm of Linklaters and Paines in London for international corporate finance. From 1985 to 1987 he was a Partner with the firm of Toh Tan LLP.

On 1st August 1987, he formed a sole-proprietorship namely, Chow Peng & Partners on until merger with CTLC Law Corporation on 1st September 2015.

With a very wide experience in property and conveyancing transactions, he acted for both sales and purchases of different types of properties including residential, commercial and industrial. He also acted for developers in their development, mortgage and sale of the developments.

He also has a practice in corporate – secretarial matters especially; in the provision of incorporation and secretarial services and advising on commercial problems encountered by clients.

Chow Peng also has experience and is familiar with immigration matters especially in the areas of immigration under the Economic Benefit Scheme or Global Investor Programme administered by the EDB and ICA of Singapore.

Other expertise include general advising on commercial contracts and disputes, family law matters including wills, probate and estate administration.

 

Tan Beng Swee
Director
LL.B.(Hons), LL.M (Singapore), NUS

Graduated in 1992 from the National University of Singapore.
Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore since 1993 Commissioner for Oaths.

Legal Advisor to the Singapore Lift & Escalator Contractors & Manufacturers Association (SLECMA)
Handles building and construction related litigation and arbitration, commercial and property claims, personal accident and work injury claims, intellectual property matters including copyright infringement and trademark matters.

Read and speak Mandarin fluently. Represented several established local companies and Chinese related companies in the negotiation and drafting of multi million dollars agreements involving international sales of goods and supply of raw materials.

 

Koh Kok Kwang
Director
L.L.B. (Hons)(Singapore);

Graduated in 2000 from the National University of Singapore.
Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore.

Handles arbitration and litigation matters, building & construction claims, commercial and contractual claims, hire-purchase and leasing claims, and company law.

 

Serena Lee Chooi Li
Director

Serena is a solicitor of England and Wales and is also an advocate and solicitor of the Singapore. She has had 2 years corporate experience in Simmons & Simmons, London and 15 years corporate/commercial experience in Singapore where she was previously a legal associate in Wong Partnership and Shook Lin & Bok. Academically, she qualified with an upper second from the University of Sheffield and completed her solicitor training course at Chester Law School in UK. She has acted on a broad range of corporate, commercial, property and banking matters for MNCs, banks and other established local companies. She acts as a independent director of Singapore listed company Koyo International and is the company secretary to some 70 companies. She is a Director at CTLC Law Corporation and actively practices in the corporate/commercial and conveyancing areas of law.

Admitted to practise law : Solicitor, England & Wales (1991)
Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore (1993)
Academic Qualifications : Bachelor of Laws, Second Class Honours
(Upper Division)
University of Sheffield (1989)
Area of practice : Company & Commercial, Corporate Banking,
Conveyancing and Corporate Secretarial
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Loke Siew Meng
Director
LLB (Hons) University of London, LLM University of London, Barrister of Law Lincoln’s Inn, BSC Estate Management (2nd Class Hons) University of Singapore Diploma In Business Administration Institute of Business Administration of Australia and Certified Diploma in Accounting and Finance Association of Certified and Chartered Accountants

Loke is also a qualified surveyor with more than 17 years of experience in the real estate field involving in the various facets of property matters like real estate valuation, feasibility studies, property development, real estate marketing, property management, management of real estate portfolio before he switches to the legal profession. He was also a legal and property consultant with a large private investment company with more than a billion dollars investment.

He handles various conveyancing matters including acting in various enbloc sales, sale purchase, mortgage financing of all types of real estates. He also handles land acquisition matter acting for the land owners to seek higher compensation. He handles building and construction law, civil, commercial litigation, criminal law, family law, probate & administration of estate, accidental and industrial claims etc

 

Sheryl Chang Set Chee
Director
L.L.B. (Hons), University of London; Barrister-at-law, Inner Temple; Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore; BSc, University of Singapore; Diploma in Education, Institute of Education.

Handles conveyancing, sale and purchase and mortgage financing of all categories or properties including private and public residential properties, commercial and industrial properties, HDB shops and JTC factories, landlord and tenant, probate and administration and wills.

 

Raymond Ong Sie Hou
Director
LLB (Hons) National University of Singapore with .

Raymond Ong has extensive knowledge of the legal and commercial aspects of ship building and repair, having acted for both shipyards and shipowners in contentious and non-contentious work in this area and having spent some time in an internationally known shipyard, and has also represented various shipyards in construction and design disputes involving commercial and offshore vessels and luxury yachts. He has also represented banks I financial institutions and shipyards in numerous enforcement and judicial sales of vessels, as well as other areas of admiralty and shipping and related commercial disputes, both in Court and in international arbitration. He is also familiar with disputes involving oil trading and bunkering.

Work History
Partner, Rajah & Tann (January 2004 — 2010)
Senior Associate, Rajah & Tann (July 2002 — 2003)
Associate, White & Case, Colin Ng & Partners (February 1998 — June 2002)
Associate, Joseph Tan Jude Benny & Scott (June 1997 — February 1998)
Associate, Chong Yeo & Partners (May 1996 — June 1997)

Reported Cases
The “Sin Chuen No 112″ (Union Bank of Taiwan and others, interveners) [2007]
1 SLR 1108; [2007] SGHC 11
The “Aquarius Ill” [2002] 4 SLR 202; [2002] SGHC 138
Fortune Hong Kong Trading Ltd v Cosco Feoso (Singapore) Pte Ltd [2000] 2 SLR 717; [2000] SGCA 24
Lim Chin Lock v Khoo Tiam Siew Vince and Others [1997] 2 SLR 635; [1997] SGHC 4

 

Consultant Han Wah Teng

 

Han Wah Teng, a consultant in the firm, specialises in Intellectual Property as well as Technology law. 

Other than routine registrations and acquisition work in relation to various intellectual property rights  for multinational and listed companies as well as foreign enterprises, he also advises on e-commerce and internet-related laws and regulations and have worked for many various commonly known internet companies.

He has been active in promoting and helping innovative and technology-based entrepreneurship in Singapore.

He is also particularly active in the start up scene and advise NUS Enterprises as well as its many startups.