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Joyce A Tan & Partners is proud to announce that Daniel Lim has joined the firm as a Partner

August 2012

Daniel has previously practiced at two leading firms where his reputation in the field was established.

He has been listed as a leading lawyer consistently through the years in a diverse range of publications such as Chambers Asia-Pacific, Asia-Pacific Legal 500, AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers, Practical Law Company's "Which Lawyer?" Who's Who Legal and Global Counsel 3000.

In particular, Chambers Asia-Pacific has noted that "Daniel Lim ... has a well established reputation in technology-related IP. Clients describe him as an extremely professional lawyer who "speaks well, knows the pros and cons, and always has the best solution at hand"; and is "an excellent patent litigation lawyer" according to interviewees".

The Asia-Pacific Legal 500 has listed Daniel as a Leading Individual for IT and Telecoms since 2001/2002 and has described him as "the 'smart and hardworking' Daniel Lim"

Daniel is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore and a registered Patent Agent. He is a member of the Examination Committee for the Singapore Patent Agents Qualifying Examination. He also serves as a Vice-Chairman of the Intellectual Property Committee of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association.

Daniel is a contributing author to the books "Law Relating to Specific Contracts In Singapore" (Thomson Sweet & Maxwell); "Intellectual Property" (Lexis-Nexis Butterworth's); "International Franchising" (Kluwer Law International); and "Employment Law Review" (Law Business Research Ltd).

Daniel Lim's practice focuses on intellectual property, information technology, telecommunications, employment, international arbitration and commercial dispute resolution.

Daniel has assisted multinational companies as well as local entities in all areas of transactional matters covering mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, due diligence, consortiums, licensing, assignments, development, manufacturing, distribution, agency and co-ownership.

He has extensive experience in disputes involving contracts, M&A transactions, shareholders, directors, competition, employment, defamation, trade libel, trust, patents, trademarks, copyright and trade secrets.

Commenting on the addition of Daniel to the team, Joyce Tan, managing partner of Joyce A Tan & Partners, said "Joyce A Tan & Partners and its practitioners have been recognised for its IP, IT and Telecoms expertise in many of the same publications that also regard Daniel's sterling reputation. This is an amazingly complementary and synergistic partnership with a shared work philosophy."

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