Benjamin Yam (Ben)

Advocate and Solicitor

Benjamin Yam (Ben) is an Associate Director of the firm.

An experienced litigator with an expansive practice, Ben considers himself privileged and is grateful to have been mentored by senior lawyers in the earlier years of his career. He is passionate about seeking justice for the man on the street and lending a listening ear to his clients’ legal issues.

Ben specialises in medical negligence, harassment, debt recovery and wills & probate matters on top of family, personal injury and criminal cases. Some significant cases that Ben has handled include:-

  • ¬†acted for and advised an IT company in obtaining an injunction against an ex-employee for breach of employment contract, in particular, issues regarding breach of confidentiality and restraint of trade.
  • advised an ex-employee of a financial institution in the termination of his employment.
  • advised a UK metals company in drafting and negotiating a severance agreement with one of its senior management employees

 

Ben is married with 2 young children and where time permits, enjoys engaging people over kopi, tennis and swimming.