Yasmeen J. Marican

Yasmeen J. Marican

Restructuring and Insolvency
+65 6361 9813
+65 6438 0550

Yasmeen is a Partner in the Litigation Practice Group.

Yasmeen’s expertise is in civil and commercial litigation, having appeared as lead counsel in cases both in the Subordinate Courts and in the Supreme Court of Singapore. She is a specialist in asset recovery and insolvency matters (corporate and personal) and has handled claims by financial institutions and insurance companies. She is experienced in disputes between landlords and tenants and Management Corporation Strata Title disputes. Yasmeen has also advised clients in both civil and Syariah probate and inheritance issues. Yasmeen has advised a major international airline on issues arising from their registration as a branch office in Singapore and regularly renders advice to embassy clients.

Yasmeen also has experience in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) mechanisms and has appeared for clients at alternative forums such as the Singapore Mediation Centre, the Primary Dispute Resolution Centre and the Strata Titles Board.

Before she joined the Firm, Yasmeen was an in-house counsel with a listed Malaysian engineering company where she was responsible for regulatory and compliance issues on Bursa.

Yasmeen is an active member of the Law Society of Singapore and she currently sits on three of its committees, namely the Law Awareness, International Relations and the Muslim Law Practice Committees. She has assisted the Law Society of Singapore with its updates of their “Know the Law” booklet, and on its public website in the areas of insurance claims and Syariah inheritance matters. Her pro bono contributions include giving talks on the law and advising at legal clinics. She has also written articles for the Singapore Law Gazette, a publication of the Law Society of Singapore.

Yasmeen was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1990 and was subsequently admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore in 1991.


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