Valerie graduated from the University of Exeter (UK) in July 2016 with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and was admitted to the Singapore Bar as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore in August 2018. Her ardent passion for the law is showcased both through the dedication she puts in her every day work and in her academic life where she came in second in her cohort for Family Law in 2016.
As an associate in the Corporate Department, Valerie specialises in company and corporate law, with experience in a variety of general corporate transactions, including among others, advising private companies on mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures. She has also acted for a private company in the contemplated acquisition of a public listed company, expected to result in a reverse takeover, and has experience in employment law, having advised companies and individuals on their employment rights.
In her spare time, Valerie is also an avid rock-climber and volunteers as an English tutor at a volunteer centre for youth.