This 1.5-day Conference is the first collaboration between the Singapore Academy of Law and the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple.
The Honourable Judge of Appeal Justice Chao Hick Tin will welcome everyone to this inaugural joint conference while the Right Honourable Lord Justice Christopher Clarke, Court of Appeal of England and Wales, introduces the Conference. The Honourable Attorney-General of Singapore and Honorary Master of the Bench, Middle Temple, Mr V K Rajah SC, will deliver the keynote address.
The programme presents an impressive list of speakers, comprising judges, experienced practitioners and academics from the legal community in Singapore and Middle Temple. The focus of this Conference will be on recent developments in contract law and trends in dispute resolution, with discussions on the latest trends in criminal law and family law as well.
Concurrently, selected attendees will be able to participate in advocacy sessions conducted by respected counsels from UK and Singapore. Participants will also have a rare opportunity to witness an exciting moot between UK barristers and Singapore advocates.