Ronald JJ, Wong

Director Covenant Chambers

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  Work

Industry

NA


Jurisdiction

Singapore


Expertise

Civil and Commercial Litigation

Contract And Tort

General Corporate

Banking and Finance

Debt Collection and Insolvency

Employment Law

Wills, Probates, Trust

Criminal Law

Arbitration and Dispute Resolution

Engineering and Construction

Entertainment Law

Insolvency and Restructuring

Intellectual Property

Medical Law

Negotiation Services

Oil and Gas

Financial Services and Securities

Mergers and Acquisitions

Financial Services Regulatory

Competition Law

Information Technology

Investment Funds

Sports and Media Law

Technology, Media, Telecoms

Venture Capital and Equity Funds

Wealth Planning

Art Law

Capital Markets and Securities


Customer Type

Individuals & Companies


Affiliation

Law Society of Singapore, Member Singapore Academy of Law, Member Healthserve, Volunteer lawyer Assigned Solicitor, Legal Aid Bureau Criminal Legal Aid Scheme, Volunteer lawyer CIL-IAD Summer Research Internship for Research on Public International Law Research assistant in NUS on law of trusts & equity, sovereign wealth funds Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, Student editor Asian Journal of Comparative Law, Student editor Koh Han Kok Book Prize (Public International Law) NUS Law Faculty Scholarship AIESEC NTU-SSTI International Online Essay Competition First Prize GlaxoSmithKlein–EDB JC Book Prize (Sir Paul Girolami Book Prize (First Prize))

  Education

Education

LL.B. (Hons), National University of Singapore


Certification

NA


Year First Admitted To Bar

2013


Languages Spoken

English (GB)


Languages Written

English (GB)

Mandarin

   About Me

Ronald believes that lawyering is about serving people to bring about justice, peace and joy. He commenced his legal career at one of the Big Four law firms, Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP. His practice is in commercial litigation & arbitration, advising and representing institutional and individual clients in a broad range of disputes from multi-million dollar investment claims to employment disputes. He also enjoys a corporate business advisory practice on various areas including technology law, employment law, startups, investments & financing, regulatory advice, financial services, corporate transactions and acquisitions, and ICOs and blockchain. Ronald volunteers pro bono with HealthServe, various legal clinics, LAB and CLAS, advocates for social justice in various platforms, and frequently authors academic and thought papers, some of which have been published in various journals. He was featured in the Asia Business Law Journal 2018, A-List Singapore’s Top 100 Lawyers, and has been awarded the Singapore Academy of Law (SAL) Overseas Attachment Scholarship to be attached to Queens Counsels and barristers in Fountain Court Chambers. Website: http://www.ronaldjjwong.com/legal-practice/legalpractice/