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SINGAPORE’S BEST LAW FIRMS IN 2021
PKWA Law is an established full-service Singapore Law Firm with more than 100 employees. We are conveniently located at the East Wing Tower, HBD Hub.
The Straits Times, together with international market researcher Statista, conducted the first-ever survey to identify Singapore’s best law firms in 15 different areas of legal practice. PKWA Law is ranked by the Straits Times as one of Singapore’s Best Law Firms in 5 practice areas:
Inheritance & Succession
Real Estate Law
Banking & Finance
The survey to identify Singapore’s best law firms was conducted in 2020, with over 4,000 lawyers, professionals and clients participating and over 10,000 firm recommendations received. PKWA Law received a 5-star rating for Conveyancing, Family Law and Inheritance & Succession and a 4-star rating for Real Estate Law and Banking & Finance.
PKWA Law provides the following legal services:
PKWA Law is one of the top property law firms in Singapore and has been recognised in the Straits Times list of “Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2021” for Conveyancing and Real Estate Law. We specialise in conveyancing and refinancing transactions and are on the panel of all major banks such as DBS, UOB, OCBC, Maybank, Standard Chartered Bank, HSBC, Citibank and CPF Board.
PKWA Law is one of the top divorce law firms in Singapore and has been recognised in the Straits Times list of “Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2021” for Family Law. PKWA Law is also consistently ranked as a leading divorce law firm by respected publications such as Asian Legal Business, Straits Times, Benchmark Litigation and Doyles Guide. .
We are a leading provider of wills and probate services. We help clients to draft their wills and to obtain Grant of Probate and Letters of Administration. PKWA Law has been recognised as a leading law firm in the Straits Times list of “Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2021” for Inheritance and Succession Law.
With one of the largest family law practices in Singapore, we provide the full range of family law services ranging from child adoption to mental capacity cases.
CORPORATE & COMMERCIAL LAW
Our corporate lawyers help our SME clients with all their corporate and commercial legal work.
PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION, PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY
PKWA Law acts for clients on data protection, including regulatory issues, data breaches, and compliance issues. These include the implementation of data protection compliance programmes, compliance with the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 and the Cybersecurity Act 2018, data protection training programmes, developing a data breach management plan, dealing with data breaches and cybersecurity incidents (whether involving hacking, malware or accidental disclosures), data breach reporting obligations under Singapore law, and conducting regulatory risk audits.
PKWA Law has an established reputation in general dispute and litigation matters. Whether you are bringing or defending a claim, our litigation lawyers can help you achieve your objectives quickly and cost-effectively.
PKWA Law represents insurance companies and underwriters in Singapore. Our team of insurance lawyers handle an extensive claims portfolio that includes motor, personal injury, public liability, contractors’ all risks, professional indemnity, fire, personal accident, life and performance bonds claims.
We represent clients who wish to obtain PR or citizenship in Singapore.
We act for clients who require criminal representation at fixed fees.
PKWA Law is a pioneer in fixed legal fees. We provide high-quality work at affordable, fixed legal fees. For many matters, our fees are fixed at the start, with no hidden costs.
PKWA Law has received numerous accolades:
PKWA Law has been recognised by the Straits Times as one of the top law firms in Singapore in the “Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2021” survey.
PKWA Law is consistently ranked as a top family and divorce law by respected legal publications such as Asian Legal Business, Benchmark Litigation, The Straits Times and Doyles Guide.
PKWA Law is ranked as one of Singapore’s top companies in 2017, 2018 and 2019 in the annual “Singapore 1000 / SME 1000 Awards”. The winners are selected based on financial performance and merit by DP Information Group, Ernst & Young and government agencies IE Singapore, SPRING Singapore, Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore (ACRA), Info-communications Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA) and the Singapore Business Federation. The annual rankings are an independent, national annual register of the nation’s top companies. The companies are ranked and selected purely on financial performance and merit.
PKWA Law is one of Singapore’s Fastest Growing Companies in 2020 in a research conducted by Straits Times and Statista..
In the area of conveyancing, PKWA Law has one of the largest Conveyancing and Real Estate Law practices in Singapore. PKWA Law acts for the Central Provident Fund Board in Singapore involving property transactions.
Besides CPF Board, we are also on the panel of lawyers of every major bank and financial institution in Singapore, including DBS, UOB, OCBC, CIMB, Bank of China, Standard Chartered Bank, HSBC, Maybank, Citibank, HL Bank, Hong Leong Finance, Singapura Finance, Sing Investments and State Bank of India.
We are also consistently recognised as a leading family law firm by notable publications such as Benchmark Litigation, Asian Legal Business and Doyles Guide.
Our family lawyers are skilled and trained in mediation, and we focus on resolving our divorce cases amicably. However, if an amicable settlement is not possible, we often achieve exceptional results in court.
Dorothy Tan named in Doyles Guide to Leading Singapore Family & Divorce Lawyers in 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Lim Chong Boon named in Doyles Guide to Leading Singapore Family & Divorce Lawyers in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Low Jin Liang and Dorothy Tan named among Singapore’s “Most Influential Lawyers Under the age of 40” by Singapore Business Review 2016.
Dorothy Tan shortlisted for “Woman Lawyer of the Year” by Asian Legal Business at the SE Asia Law Awards 2018. She was selected by an independent panel of 30 legal experts and is the only family lawyer in the shortlist.
Dorothy Tan named as one of Asia’s top young lawyers by Asian Legal Business 2016.
Dorothy Tan nominated for “Young Lawyer of the Year” at SE Asia Law Awards 2017.
Global Law Experts 2015 Edition — Lim Chong Boon is a recommended “Family and Civil” lawyer.
FAMILY LAW SPECIALISTS
At PKWA Law, our family lawyers are divorce specialists and are trained in divorce law mediation:
Singapore Mediation Centre Accredited Mediator
Singapore Mediation Centre Accredited Collaborative Family Practitioner (CFP)
Appointed to Singapore Mediation Centre’s Panel of Collaborative Family Practitioners (CFP)
All our lawyers are bilingual and speak English and Chinese (Mandarin). If you need more information on our Family Law services, please visit our Family Law website at www.sgdivorcelawyer.sg.
Our family lawyers are frequently interviewed by the media for our expert views on family law issues. Please refer to this link here.