LAWYERS

Gokul Haridas

PARTNER
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QUALIFICATIONS
LL.B. (Hons.), London
MSc. Construction & Arbitration, King’s College London & NUS
MSIArb
Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore

PRACTICE AREAS
Insurance, Construction, Commercial, Employment, Criminal

LANGUAGES
English

PRACTICE AREAS

Gokul Haridas’s areas of practice include insurance, construction, commercial, employment and criminal law.


WORK INJURY & FOREIGN MANPOWER

Prior to joining the firm, he was an Assistant Commissioner with the Ministry of Manpower where he presided over disputes under the Work Injury Compensation Act and adjudicated infringements under the Employment of Foreign Manpower Act.

In addition, he advised the Ministry on various matters, primarily in respect of the Workplace Safety and Health Act, the Work Injury Compensation Act and on international labour-related matters.


DRAFTING LEGISLATION

He was also part of the legal team involved in drafting legislation.

UN & G20

During his stint with the Ministry, he represented the State in the UN International Labour Organisation (“ILO”) Governing Body meetings in Geneva. He has participated in discussions and negotiations between approximately 180 States, employers’ and workers’ organisations. During this period, he also attended a G20 meeting as the sole representative of Singapore.


CONSTRUCTION

In practice, Gokul regularly advises in construction disputes as he holds a Master of Science degree in Construction Law & Arbitration jointly awarded by The National University of Singapore and King’s College London. He is no stranger to adjudication under the Security of Payments Act and defects claims.

INSURANCE & COMMERCIAL

His insurance and commercial law practice covers a wide spectrum of areas.


REPRESENTING CLIENTS ON CRIMINAL CHARGES

Gokul has spent close to a decade of his career as a prosecutor with both the Attorney-General’s Chambers and the Ministry of Manpower. In this regard, he has on numerous occasions represented individuals and companies facing criminal charges.


RECRUITING LEGAL TALENT

Apart from his legal practice, he is the firm’s recruitment partner.

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