The Joseph Grimberg Young Advocate Award

The Award is named in honour of Mr Joseph Grimberg (1933—2017), a highly-regarded former Judicial Commissioner and Senior Counsel in Singapore. He was viewed as one of Singapore’s finest and most respected legal experts with exceptional leadership in the legal profession.

This Award seeks to honour his memory by awarding an annual prize to a young lawyer (below 10 years PQE) who has shown excellence in his/her work and achievements, and who has also displayed outstanding professional excellence and ethical standards.

We welcome nominations from law firms in Singapore, the Singapore legal service, and individual applicants.

The closing date for nomination is 5pm on Friday, 29 June 2018.

More information can be found on the application form. For inquiries, please email us at