Dato Peter Madhavan > Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP > Singapore, Singapore > Lawyer Profile

Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP
39 Robinson Road,
#15-01 Robinson Point
Singapore 068911

Work Department

Commercial Dispute Resolution, Corporate & Corporate Secretarial, Insurance & Personal Injury, Conveyancing & Real Estate, Probate & Administration


Senior Partner of Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP, Dato’ Madhavan’s practice focuses on commercial litigation, corporate law and advisory work with multiple corporations. As the managing partner of Madhavan Partnership before joining Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP, he had an overview of the firm’s entire practice which included commercial litigation, banking and finance, insurance, corporate, conveyancing and general administration.


Dato’ Madhavan formed the firm that evolved into Madhavan Partnership with two others in 1983. Madhavan Partnership merged with Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP in 2010. Dato’ Peter is now a Consultant at Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP. He is a founding member of ADVOC, an international network of independent law firms with 92 members in 69 countries worldwide. Dato’ Peter was closely involved in the Advoc Asia, Advoc Europe and Advoc Latin America global legal networks fostering regional and cross border cooperation between independent firms, such as assisting in cases emanating from the UK and Jakarta, Indonesia.


English, Mandarin


Dato’ Madhavan plays an active role in the profession and community. He served as a council member of the Law Society for several years and chaired sub-committees including the Compulsory Professional Insurance Sub-Committee. Dato’ Peter also served as a panel member for the Law Society’s Inquiry Committee and was a member of the Singapore Academy of Law’s Special Task Force. The Department of Foreign Affairs appointed Dato’ Peter honorary consul for the Oriental Republic of Uruguay in Singapore in 2000, a post he held until retiring in July 2009.


LLB, National University of Singapore. Called to the Bar: 1982.


He is formerly a long standing member of the Singapore Cricket Club, Captain of the Laguna National Golf and Country Club, and a former Honorary Racing Steward of the Singapore Turf Club. In his spare time Dato’ Madhavan now enjoys playing golf.