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Shook Lin & Bok LLP
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Work Department

Financial Services Regulatory; Banking & Finance


Eric Chan is a Partner of Shook Lin & Bok LLP. His practice focus is in financial services regulation. His work includes advising and helping banks and other financial institutions to understand and comply with Singapore financial regulatory rules and regulations. He works with financial institutions new to the Singapore market in helping them secure the requisite approvals, authorisations or exemptions, as well as existing financial institutions in relation to ongoing compliance issues. Eric’s work covers the full spectrum of the financial services sector in Singapore, and he works regularly with banks, financial advisers, insurers and insurance brokers, fund managers, securities brokers and other intermediaries. He is also extensively involved in advising various financial institutions as well as corporate clients on privacy and personal data protection issues.

Eric continues to write on a variety of issues relating to financial services regulation and privacy in Singapore, and regularly participates and speaks at legal seminars and conferences on these subjects.


English; Mandarin


Member of the Complaints and Disciplinary Panel of the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority


LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore (1992); Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore (1993); LLM, University College of London (1998)

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > Financial services regulatory: local firms

Shook Lin & Bok LLP‘s financial regulatory practice is led by Eric Chan, who leverages his stint as an in-house counsel at the MAS to advise new financial institutions on approvals, authorisations and exemptions, in addition to supporting existing institutions with compliance issues. Chan works closely with Agnes Lim , who has developed strong expertise in licensing applications.