Chia Wong Chambers LLC
6 Temasek Boulevard #38-02 Suntec Tower 4
Suntec Tower 4
Graduated from the National University of Singapore, and called to the Singapore Bar as an Advocate and Solicitor in 1995. Niche focus on family law matters, with clients comprising largely high net worth individuals with especial concerns over financial settlements; as well as expatriates with cross-border issues in jurisdictions ranging from the likes of Europe, United Kingdom, United States of America, Australia to Thailand, Malaysia, Hong Kong, China, Indonesia and India. An accredited member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), and is therefore in the unique position of being competent to advise on, and to set up, trusts and other structures for assets and income preservation and succession in the course of her international family law practice. Executive Editor of the Singapore Law Journal of Singapore published by the Law Faculty of the National University of Singapore since 2009. Also an Associate Mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre for civil and commercial disputes and an accredited Mediator on its Family Panel for family disputes and sits on the panel of SMC's Collaborative Family Practice. She is also a Mediator on the panel of Cross-Border Family Mediators of Mediation bei Internationalen Kindschaftskonflikten (MiKK), Berlin, Germany. She is the present Co-Chairperson of the Family Law Practice Committee of the Law Society of Singapore from 2020, and the present Co-Chairperson of the Family Law and Children’s Rights Working Group of the Singapore Academy of Law from 2022.
Languages Spoken: English, Chinese, Cantonese
Practice Areas: Adoption, Appeals, Child Care/Public Law, Child Custody/Residence/Visitation/Contact, Child Support, Cohabitation, Divorce, Domestic Abuse/Violence/Protection Orders, Emergency Procedures/Injunctions, Enforcement: Child Custody, Enforcement: Child Support, Enforcement: Property Division, Enforcement: Spousal Support, Finance: Pensions/Superannuation/Retirement and Employment Benefits, Finance: Property Issues, Finance: Trusts, Hague Convention/Child Abduction, Mediation, Modification/Variation: Child Custody, Modification/Variation: Child Support, Modification/Variation: Property Division, Modification/Variation: Spousal Support, Parentage/Paternity, Pre-nuptial/Post-nuptial Agreements, Relocation/Removal from Jurisdiction, Spousal Support/Maintenance/Alimony