Lim Chong Boon is a Director at PKWA Law. He is Head of the Family Law and General Litigation Practice at PKWA Law. The family law practice is one of the most established in Singapore.
Chong Boon is recognised by Benchmark Litigation as a Litigation Star for family law in 2019, 2020 and 2021. The respected publisher is the definitive guide on the leading litigation lawyers internationally and in the region. Benchmark Litigation recognizes “litigation stars” in each country as individuals who were recommended consistently as reputable and highly effective litigators by their clients and peers.
Chong Boon is also ranked as a Leading Family and Singapore Divorce Lawyer by Doyles Guide.
Chong Boon is also recommended by Global Law Experts 2015 edition as someone who “is valued by clients in civil and family law matters for his knowledge and experience in the law” and for being “practical and streetwise”.
In the area of divorce law, he is recognised as “a good listener”, able to “cut through the issues quickly”. In addition, he is known “to favour mediation over litigation in divorce matters, but will litigate aggressively in court”.
Chong Boon started his practice at Allen & Gledhill, where he had the privilege of working directly under some of Singapore’s best lawyers.
He now has more than 25 years of experience in the Singapore courts. Chong Boon’s practice areas include family and divorce law, probate, commercial litigation, company law, construction litigation, corporate debt recovery, directors and shareholders’ disputes, employment law, intellectual property, immigration matters, insolvency, landlord-tenant disputes, and property disputes.
He has been involved in several high profile cases involving very substantial claims.