Jason Lim Chen Thor
Jason is the Head of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice at De Souza Lim & Goh LLP. He obtained his LLM degree from University College, London. He was called to the Bar of England & Wales in 1982 and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in October 1983.
Jason was admitted as a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitration in 1999. He has been appointed by the SIAC and the ICC International Court of Arbitrators in both international and domestic arbitrations as sole arbitrator and as co-arbitrator since 2003.
Jason is also a Notary Public.
Tan Kay Khai (K.K. Tan)
Head of Real Estate Practice
(65) 6224 0100
KK is the Head of the Family Practice. He was admitted to the Singapore Bar in October 1983 and has been an advocate and solicitor for the past 24 years. KK obtained his B.A. (Law) (Hons) in 1980 and his Master of Laws in 1982 from University College London. He is also a Barrister-at-Law (Lincoln’s Inn), having been called to the Bar of England & Wales in 1981. Before joining the Firm on 1 April 2008, he was a partner with Michael Khoo & Partners.
KK’s specialises in Real Estate Law and Practice.
Goh Kok Yeow
Head of Probate / Trusts Practice and Intellectual Property
Kok Yeow specializes in Probate / Trusts laws and Intellectual Property laws. He has practised law for more than 29 years. He obtained his degree of Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Manchester in 1986 and is a Barrister-at-Law (Middle Temple). He was called to the Bar of England and Wales in July 1987, and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in June 1988. He has been a partner of the Firm since 1991. He is also a Member of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators.Kok Yeow is an Adjunct Senior Teaching Fellow of the of the Singapore Institute of Legal Education for Wills, Probate and Administration (WPA) for the Part B Course leading to the Singapore Bar Finals Examination. Between 2015 to 2017, he was the Subject Co-ordinator for the WPA Course, and he is responsible for the setting of the syllabus, delivering all lectures to the SILE candidates taking the WPA Course, setting the practice sessions contents and the examinations.
Kok Yeow is also the Chairman of the Law Society of Singapore’s Probate Practice and Succession Planning Committee.
Kok Yeow is also a member of the Inquiry Panel appointed by the Honourable The Chief Justice under the Legal Profession Act; the members of the Inquiry Panel are appointed to form Review Committees and Inquiry Committees to investigate into complaints against solicitors for disciplinary and other forms of misconduct. He also sits on the Inadequate Professional Services Committee of The Law Society of Singapore, which is the body tasked with inquiring into complaints of inadequate professional services by clients against their solicitors.
Kok Yeow is a Commissioner for Oaths.
Kevin De Souza
Head of Collective Sales and Commercial Leases
Kevin specializes in Conveyancing and Property Law, and Landlord and Tenant law. He obtained his degree of Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Singapore in 1999 and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in June 2000.
Kevin is particularly noted for his extensive involvement in collective sales, having handled about thirty (30) successful en bloc projects. These projects include:- Eng Lok Mansions, Margate Mansions, Robin Star, Robin Court, 2-8 Robin Road, Bright Chambers, Spottiswoode Apartments, Regent Court, People’s Mansion, Amber Tower, Pender Court, Haig Mansions, Naung Court, Goodrich Park, Balmoral Condominium, Block 14 Dragon Mansion, St. Patrick’s Garden, Whitley Heights, Jade Tower, Novena Ville, Sam Leong Mansion, Ceylon Flats, Tai Keng Court, Pelikat Mansions, Kemaman View, Yi Mei Gardens, Guang Ming Industrial Building, Thong Sia Building, Raintree Gardens, One Tree Hill Garden and Parkway Mansion.
Kevin also advises owners of building projects in their leases (and enforcement) at:- Havelock 2, Keppel Bay Tower, Keppel Towers, Keppel Towers 2, Marina @ Keppel Bay, Nex, Paya Lebar Square, Shophouse along Joo Chiat Road, West Mall and Wisteria Mall.
Gracie Chan nee Gracie Wee
Gracie obtained her Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from the University of Singapore in 1970 and she was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 1971. She had a very successful sole proprietorship practice for many years in the name of Gracie Chan & Co. In 2004, her sole-proprietorship merged with the Firm. We are proud to have her as a consultant.
Gracie has over 46 years in the practice of law and she is experienced in a wide range of solicitor work and especially Conveyancing and Land Law.
Margaret has over 30 years’ experience in real estate, handling sales and purchases on behalf of individuals as well as corporations.
Margaret handles mortgage financing on behalf of various banks and advises judicial managers, receivers and managers, liquidators and mortgagees in transactions involving restructuring of debt and realisation of securities.
Margaret has experience dealing with a wide portfolio of properties ranging from condominium units, landed properties, office units, industrial properties, JTC factories to whole buildings including hotels and, office developments.
Margaret also handles the purchase of sites for redevelopment including the developers’ purchase of residential developments sold on a collective basis, as well as the financing of such purchases. Margaret also acts for developers in the sale of the units in both licensed and unlicensed projects.
Geena is a legal associate with our firm. She graduated from the National University of Singapore in 2015, with LL.B (2nd Class Honours), and was called to the Singapore Bar in August 2016. She handles Civil Litigation, Family Law, Probate and en bloc sale matters.
Teng Boon Hui
Boon Hui is a legal associate with our firm. She graduated from the Singapore Management University in 2017, with LL.B (High Merit Honours), and was called to the Singapore Bar in August 2018. She handles Civil Litigation, Family Law, Probate and en bloc sale matters.