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Allen & Gledhill LLP

ONE MARINA BOULEVARD, #28-00, SINGAPORE 018989, SINGAPORE
Tel:
Work +65 6890 7188
Fax:
Fax +65 6327 3800
Email:
Web:
www.allenandgledhill.com
Singapore, Yangon

Aaron Lee

Tel:
Work +65 6890 7852
Email:
Allen & Gledhill LLP

Work Department

Banking & Finance, Corporate Regulatory & Compliance, Financial Regulatory & Compliance, International Arbitration, Litigation, White Collar & Investigations

Position

Partner. Co-head of the Firm’s White Collar & Investigations Practice.

Career

Aaron's areas of practice include corporate, banking, securities, employment, defamation, property-related and criminal litigation. He was a former prosecutor with the Attorney-General’s Chambers, and co-heads the Firm’s White Collar & Investigations Practice. His particular area of specialisation is in white collar criminal compliance and regulatory matters, where he has advised on and acted in areas involving fraud, insider trading, money-laundering, corruption, securities, market misconduct, import/export and mutual legal assistance matters. He also regularly advises on corporate investigations and inquiries relating to fraud and corporate governance-related issues.

Called to the Singapore Bar in 2006.

Languages

English

Education

Graduated from the National University of Singapore with an LLB (Hons) degree in 2001 with a number of academic awards.


Singapore: Labour and employment

Labour and employment – Local firms

Within: Labour and employment – Local firms

Allen & Gledhill LLP's team handles the gamut of employment and industrial relations matters especially those pertaining to cross-border and dual-employment arrangements and employee transfers and also has strength in areas such as pension schemes and employment disputes - particularly those involving senior employees. In recent work, it acted for Grab Inc, as it acquired the operations of Uber Technologies, on the transfer of the employees in Singapore and numerous other Asian jurisdictions. The team also advised on various complex, cross-border and Singapore law employment issues in connection with the merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management. On the disputes side, it acted for Brightex Paints in a case concerning the theft of valuable industrial, confidential information by an employee. Kelvin Wong and Sanjiv Kumar Rajan jointly head the team; litigator Aaron Lee is recommended for his 'responsiveness and great industrial knowledge'; and Vincent Leow is another name to note.

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