Malathi Das

Contact Details

Joyce A Tan & Partners LLC

8 Temasek Boulevard
Suntec Tower 3 #15-04


Malathi’s forte is in advising on, giving expert evidence and acting in family disputes which involve cross-cultural or cross-border marriages and multiple proceedings. Malathi is an Associate Mediator and Family Mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre and among the earliest of Child Representatives (amicus curae) appointed by the Family Justice Courts of Singapore and a trained Parenting Co-ordinator. Her training and experience in these capacities enable her to offer holistic solutions through a variety of dispute resolution options.  A graduate of the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law, she is Senior Fellow, faculty lecturer and Subject Co-ordinator of the postgraduate Preparatory Course leading to Part B of the Singapore Bar Examinations for Family Law at the Singapore Institute of Legal Education. Well-published, she was Co-Guest editor of the Singapore Academy of Law Journal’s Special Issue on Children in Family Law: Changes and Challenges (2018) and contributed to the Law Society of Singapore’s Art of Family Lawyering Special Edition (2019).

Languages Spoken: English, Chinese (Mandarin/Putonghua)

Practice Areas: Adoption, Appeals, Arbitration, Child Care/Public Law, Child Custody/Residence/Visitation/Contact, Child Support, Cohabitation, Collaborative Law, Divorce, Domestic Abuse/Violence/Protection Orders, Emergency Procedures/Injunctions, Enforcement: Child Custody, Enforcement: Child Support, Enforcement: Property Division, Enforcement: Spousal Support, Finance: Capital Provision, Finance: Insolvency, Finance: Pensions/Superannuation/Retirement and Employment Benefits, Finance: Property Issues, Finance: Taxation, Finance: Trusts, Hague Convention/Child Abduction, Mediation, Modification/Variation: Child Custody, Modification/Variation: Child Support, Modification/Variation: Property Division, Modification/Variation: Spousal Support, Pre-nuptial/Post-nuptial Agreements, Relocation/Removal from Jurisdiction, Spousal Support/Maintenance/Alimony, Surrogacy

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