Nakoorsha has substantial experience in commercial litigation, arising from years of practice in leading private law firms. He has represented clients in commercial disputes, building and construction matters, corporate and shareholders disputes, insolvency matters, defamation, employment and insurance disputes.
Nakoorsha was previously a Deputy Public Prosecutor dealing mainly with white-collar offences. He was attached to the Commercial Affairs Department to advise on investigations relating to fraud, misappropriation of assets, money laundering as well as offences under the Securities and Futures Act (SFA). Nakoorsha also spent several years with the Enforcement Division, Monetary Authority of Singapore, where he was involved in several high profile cases involving corporate misfeasance, insider trading, market manipulation and other forms of securities contraventions. He was involved in the first two civil penalty regime cases that were heard in the Supreme Court of Singapore, as well as the review of SFA and Financial Advisers Act contraventions – arising from the sale and marketing of structured notes linked to Lehman Brothers Inc.
Given his unique background, Nakoorsha is frequently engaged for regulatory and compliance advisory work by private equity and investment firms. He also advises officers of public listed companies in matters arising out of investigations by various enforcement agencies.
Nakoorsha is an Advocacy Tutor for the Part B Course conducted by the Singapore Institute of Legal Education. He actively contributes to the community as a volunteer with the Law Society’s Criminal Legal Aid Scheme and as an Assigned Solicitor with the Legal Aid Bureau, under the Ministry of Law. He is also an elected member of the National University of Singapore Society Management Committee.
Nakoorsha was called to the Singapore Bar in 2001. He is fluent in English and Bahasa Melayu, and conversant in Bahasa Indonesia and Tamil.
Sher Min has represented clients in a wide range of commercial and criminal matters, including corporate insolvency and shareholder disputes, criminal cases involving white-collar offences and Penal Code offences, as well as divorce proceedings and family-violence-related applications.
Apart from her experience in Court, Sher Min’s practice also includes non-contentious work. This covers the drafting of wills, settlement agreements and corporate advisory work.
In handling all matters, Sher Min recognizes that no two cases are alike. She therefore focuses on creating unique and practical solutions for her clients. Sher Min is also passionate about helping the less-privileged in society. She believes that legal representation should be a right, not a privilege. To that end, Sher Min has assisted and taken up cases from the Criminal Legal Aid Scheme.
Sher Min is fluent in English, Mandarin, Hokkien and Teochew.
Khairon has 30 years of experience as a legal secretary and administrator in numerous reputable law firms. She brings with her a thorough and in-depth understanding of the needs of a successful legal practice. Khairon takes care of everything in the office, so her counterparts can focus on the cases.
Her role involves the drafting of simple legal documents, as well as a variety of office management duties.