Kei-Jin Chew, partner in Norton Rose Fulbright and the managing director of Ascendant Legal, the Formal Law Alliance (FLA) law firm with Norton Rose Fulbright in Singapore, has been conferred with this year’s C C Tan Award by the Law Society of Singapore. This is the highest award presented by the Law Society and recognises the recipient’s virtues of honesty, fair play and personal integrity.
Kei-Jin has more than 28 years’ experience as a dispute resolution lawyer and has extensive expertise and experience in handling complex, multi-jurisdictional disputes and restructuring matters across a wide range of business sectors, including banking, financial institutions, energy, commodities and telecommunications.
Yu-En Ong, head of Norton Rose Fulbright’s Singapore office, commented: “Kei-Jin is an outstanding and highly respected practitioner in the market and I’m delighted that he has received this prestigious award.”
Patrick Bourke, head of Norton Rose Fulbright’s dispute resolution and litigation practice, Europe, Middle East and Asia, commented: “It is a significant achievement to be conferred with the C C Tan Award from the Law Society of Singapore and Kei-Jin is a wholly deserving recipient. My colleagues and I look forward to continuing to work with Kei-Jin to support clients in Singapore and around the world.”
Kei-Jin Chew commented: “I am honored to receive this year’s C C Tan award and I would like to use this opportunity to thank my clients for their continued trust throughout my career, as well as my team for their constant support. I am committed to giving back to our local community and continuing to assist our clients as they navigate complex legal matters.”