David De Souza
(65) 6224 0100
David is the managing partner. He is also the Head of the Firm’s Corporate and Conveyancing Practice. He has practised law for 35 years. He obtained his degree of Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Singapore in 1968 and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in October 1972 after completing national service.
David is a Notary Public and a Commissioner for Oaths. His areas of specialty are Banking, Corporate and Commercial Law, Civil Litigation, Probate and Trust Law and Land Law.
He spent many years as a litigation lawyer before concentrating on solicitor’s work which involves mainly banking, corporate work and land Law. He continues to handle major litigation work from time to time.
Tan Kay Khai (K.K. Tan)
Head of the Family 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 is a Commissioner of Oaths and his areas of specialty are Commercial Law, Conveyancing and Property Law, Employment Law, Family Law, Landlord and Tenant Law, Probate and Administration of Estates and Civil Litigation.
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.
Goh Kok Yeow
Head of Intellectual Property and Probate / Trusts Practice
Kok Yeow is Head of Intellectual Property and Probate / Trusts Practice. 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. He was admitted to the Singapore Bar in June 1988 and has practised law for 20 years. He has been a partner of the Firm and its predecessor, De Souza Tay & Goh, since 1991. He is a Member of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators.
Kok Yeow’s areas of specialty are Intellectual Property Law, Probate and Trusts Law, Civil Litigation, Corporate and Commercial Law.
Kevin De Souza
Firm’s Insolvency and Claims Department In-charge
Kevin obtained his degree of Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the National University of Singapore in 1999 and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in June 2000.
He is in charge of the Firm’s Insolvency and Claims Department. He also specialises in Collective Sales of Properties, Corporate and Commercial Law, Civil Litigation, Landlord and Tenant Law, and Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law.
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 33 years in the practice of law and she is experienced in a wide range of solicitor work and especially Conveyancing and Land Law.
She is a Notary Public and a Commissioner for Oaths.