LAWYERS

Kelvin Ong

PARTNER
[email protected]
DID: +65 6730 6022
Mobile: +65  9781 7922

QUALIFICATIONS
LL.B. (Hons.), NUS
Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore

EXPERTISE
Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Construction, Credit Recovery, Employment, Property Disputes, Defamation, Contract Law, Negligence, Shareholder Disputes, Criminal,  Matrimonial

LANGUAGES
English

“I work 24/7 for a client. When the client needs you, you must be there. When you make a difference, the clients are happy, and it shows. Here we work as a team and there is a lot of consultation and advice shared among partners and we give our best to our clients.”

Overview

  • Kelvin chose to practise law because of the intellectual rigour it demands. He believes that the practice of law is an art where you must be in tune with commercial trends as you come up with viable legal solutions for your clients.
  • A skilled advocate, Kelvin’s legal practice encompasses construction, credit recovery, employment, property disputes, defamation, contract law, negligence, shareholder disputes, criminal cases and matrimonial matters.
  • In his free time, Kelvin enjoys collecting vinyl records, hiking, photography, and cycling. Kelvin is also a grassroots volunteer lawyer at Meet The People sessions organised in the constituency of Yu Hua.

Educational Background & Qualifications

● National University of Singapore, 2011

o Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

● Admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court, Singapore, 2012

Experience

  • Kelvin started out his career at Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP & Drew &Napier LLC.
  • Kelvin was also formerly the Associate Director at Fortis Law Corporation.
  • In all these firms, Kelvin honed his skills in construction, credit recovery, employment, property disputes, defamation, contract law, negligence, shareholder disputes, criminal cases and matrimonial matters before joining Tito Isaac & Co in 2018.

Notable Cases

  • Successfully acted for a client before the Court of Appeal against an ex-director who used a quorum requirement to prevent himself from being removed from the company.
  • Successfully opposed an application in the High Court for the enforcement of a foreign judgment for 5 million Euros.
  • Represented a client in the High Court in a successful property encroachment claim.
  • Acted for a Chinese client against a Singapore casino in a multi-million-dollar claim.
  • Represented a Chinese company in a Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) arbitration against an American company which claimed damages pursuant to breach of contract and a restitution claim.
  • Has been instructed to act for several clients in High Court suits involving construction disputes.

Appointments

● Condominium Management Committee

o Council Member

Accolades

  • Ranked 8th out of 476 candidates in the Singapore Bar examinations in 2011.
    Received Distinctions in Criminal and Family Law.

Why Tito Isaac & Co?

  • “I work 24/7 for a client. When the client needs you, you must be there. When you make a difference, the clients are happy, and it shows. Here we work as a team and there is a lot of consultation and advice shared among partners and we give our best to our clients.”

How may we help you?

With a responsive team of 30 lawyers, your case is safe in our hands.

LLP Reg. No. T07LL1728C  |  GST Reg. No. M9-0359250-C

We are a Limited Liability Law Partnership registered in Singapore under the Limited Liability Partnerships Act (Chapter 153A).