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Asialaw Profile awards

Asialaw Profile awards

We are delighted to announce that our Managing Director, Abraham Vergis has been named as one of the Distinguished Practitioners in the area of Dispute Resolution in the recent 2020 edition of Asialaw Profile awards. Providence Law Asia is also recognised as a...

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Providence Law Asia acts for woman in vegetative state in medical negligence suit against NUH and head neurosurgeon

Providence Law Asia acts for woman in vegetative state in medical negligence suit against NUH and head neurosurgeon

Providence Law Asia has been instructed to act for Mdm Goh Guan Sin, 64, in a medical negligence suit against NUH and Dr Yeo Tseng Tsai, the Head of Neurosurgery at NUH. Led by lead counsel Abraham Vergis, the Plaintiff's lawyers, who are acting pro bono, contend...

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Singapore Court of Appeal settles basis for the Singapore Courts’ contempt jurisdiction and rules against retrospective application of new contempt laws

Singapore Court of Appeal settles basis for the Singapore Courts’ contempt jurisdiction and rules against retrospective application of new contempt laws

Li Shengwu v The Attorney-General [2019] SGCA 20 2019.04.01 Judgment (CA 166 of 2018)Download Abraham Vergis and Asiyah Arif of Providence Law Asia are currently defending Li Shengwu, the grandson of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, in contempt of court proceedings initiated by...

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