Mr Melvin See > Dentons Rodyk > Singapore, Singapore > Lawyer Profile

Dentons Rodyk
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Work Department

Commercial Litigation, Construction, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy, Securities and Shareholder Litigation, Arbitration


Melvin See is a senior partner in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution and Arbitration practice teams.

Melvin has a broad range of experience, including employment, insurance, medical malpractice defence, corporate and shareholder, insolvency, building and construction disputes. He acts for multinational companies, state owned entities, small and medium enterprises, insolvency office holders, and private individuals. He has appeared before courts of all levels (State Courts, High Court and Court of Appeal), statutory tribunals (Strata Titles Boards, Singapore Medical Council Disciplinary Tribunal), and arbitral tribunals (constituted under rules of the Singapore Institute of Architects, Singapore International Arbitration Centre and International Chamber of Commerce).

Melvin has also been appointed as a mediator by parties or the Singapore Mediation Centre to help resolve disputes amicably. He is a Senior Mediator on the Law Society Mediation Scheme Panel of Mediators and is accredited by both the Singapore Mediation Centre and Singapore International Mediation Institute.

He is a member of the Inquiry Panel of the Law Society of Singapore that reviews and enquires into complaints against lawyers and also a member of the Advisory Committee of the Professional Conduct Council that gives advice to lawyers on ethical issues. Melvin also regularly volunteers at legal clinics as part of his commitment to pro bono work.


Senior Partner – Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP (formerly Rodyk & Davidson LLP) (2007 – present)
Wong Partnership (2002 – 2007)


English, Mandarin


Senior Mediator, The Law Society Mediation Scheme Panel of Mediators
Accredited Mediator (Level 2), Singapore International Mediation Institute
Associate Mediator, Singapore Mediation Centre
Member, Electronic Litigation Systems Committee, Singapore Academy of Law, 2011-2014
Member, Advisory Committee, Professional Conduct Council
Chairman, Tanjong Katong Neighbourhood Committee, People’s Association
Member, School Advisory Committee, Rosyth School
Member, School Advisory Committee, Tanjong Katong Girls’ School, 2007-2016
Member, Ethics Committee, The Law Society of Singapore, 2013-2015
Member, Publications Committee, The Law Society of Singapore, 2002-2012
Teaching Fellow, Singapore Institute of Legal Education, 2011-2012


LLB (Hons) National University of Singapore, 2001