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9 RAFFLES PLACE, #32-00 REPUBLIC PLAZA, SINGAPORE 048619, SINGAPORE
Tel:
Work +65 6713 0200
Fax:
Fax +65 6538 1311
Email:
Web:
www.straitslaw.com.sg

M Ramasamy

Tel:
Work 6713 0520
Email:
Straits Law Practice LLC

Work Department

Insurance Litigation

Position

Director

Career

M Rama was the Managing Director of M/s M Rama Law Corporation since its incorporation until the said firm merged with M/s Straits Law Practice as of 1st January 2016. He was admitted as a Barrister-at-Law of Lincoln’s Inn in 1978, and was admitted to the Supreme Court of Singapore as an Advocate and Solicitor in 1979.

M Rama has more than 36 years of litigation experience.

He has represented institutional, corporate and individual clients in the State Courts, High Court and the Court of Appeal of Singapore.

His interest in Insurance litigation stepped up in 1992 when he started acting for various reputable insurance companies. He won some landmark cases which help shape the progress of Insurance Law in Singapore.

Apart from representing Insurance companies in Court, he was involved in assisting the General Insurance Association (GIA) to amend the Motor Insurance Policy and the Work injury Compensation Policy necessitated by the new Motor Claims Framework and the amendments to the Work Injury Compensation Act in 2008.

Languages

English, Tamil


Singapore: Dispute resolution

Local firms

Within: Local firms

Straits Law Practice LLC’s N Sreenivasan SC succeeded Suresh Nair as practice head, following Nair’s move to Advocatus Law LLP. In other developments, Sivakumar Murugaiyan joined from Premier Law LLC and the insurance litigation capabilities were bolstered following the firm’s recent merger with M Rama Law Corporation; M Ramasamy, NK Rajarh and associate director Ramesh Varathappan moved across. Other strengths of the practice include white-collar criminal defence, construction disputes and medical malpractice work. Chan Lai Foong and Ahmad Nizam Abbas were promoted to director.

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