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11 KENG CHEOW STREET, #02-09, THE RIVERSIDE PIAZZA, SINGAPORE 059608, SINGAPORE
Tel:
Work +65 6323 6800
Fax:
Fax +65 6323 1280
Email:
Web:
www.mirchandani.com.sg

The firm

Mirchandani & Partners, established in August 1990, is a specialist family law firm based in Singapore which concentrates on international family law. This firm works with clients around the world from its Singapore office and works closely with a global network of lawyers.

The principal partners of the firm have over 50 years’ of combined experience in matrimonial matters.

The firm was listed by the Doyles International Group as one of the five leading firms in Singapore in areas of cross-border and Singapore family matters.

Since Singapore became a signatory to the Hague Convention on the civil aspects of international child abduction, Mirchandani & Partners has argued the highest number of child abduction cases in Singapore. It has recently been elected to be on the panel of Reunite International Child Abduction Centre and has worked in tandem with Reunite UK on matters involving cross-jurisdictional child abduction.

Areas of practice

The firm handles a wide range of family matters and is adept at handling complex cross-applications involving conflict of law, multi-jurisdictional disputes, children’s disputes including international child abduction, relocation, mirror of foreign orders, child custody, guardianship, adoptions, surrogacies, child maintenance, etc. Those involving spouses include alimony, marital assets, tracing of assets, attacking and defending trust structures, etc. The firm also handles family violence cases, advises clients on establishing family trusts, charitable trusts, wills, probate and on real estate matters in Singapore including buying and selling of properties.

The firm works closely on matters from foreign jurisdictions including those in the UK, EU countries, US, Australia, Canada, South Africa and Asian countries including China, India, Malaysia and Indonesia.

Mirchandani & Partners prides itself on offering top-notch service to clients. The firm’s success is founded on prodigious hard work, professionalism and dedication, as well as the wide and varied experience of its lawyers. The firm’s goal is to achieve what is best for its clients, whether that be through negotiations, alternative dispute resolution or court proceedings.

Poonam Mirchandani: been in private practice for 30 years, practising international family law for about 20 years; listed by Doyles International Group as one of the five pre-eminent lawyers in Singapore; Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers and the vice-president of its Asia-Pacific chapter; member of the Law Society of Singapore’s family law practice committee; accredited mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre; accredited collaborative family lawyer; child representative appointee by the Singapore family justice court acting and appearing as a child lawyer in a highly acrimonious custody matter; commissioner for oaths and a notary public; member of the Singapore Academy of Law; on the panel of lawyers conducting free legal clinics at the Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE).

Ashok Chugani: been in private practice for 28 years, practising international family law for about 18 years; family law practice facilitator with the Singapore Institute of Legal Education; member of the Law Society of Singapore’s probate practice and succession planning committee; accredited mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre; accredited collaborative family lawyer; on the Singapore family justice court’s panel of child representatives; member of the Singapore Academy of Law; on the panel of lawyers conducting free legal clinics at the Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE).

ContactsPoonam Mirchandani
Ashok Chugani

LanguagesEnglish
Hindi
Malay

Member
International Academy of Family Lawyers
Reunite International Child Abduction Centre

Number of lawyers 4

Above material supplied by Mirchandani & Partners.

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