CONTACTS

Tel: 6534 5633
raymondtan@templarslaw.sg

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Commercial
Family
Personal
Property & Conveyancing
Trust & Power of Attorney
Wills, Probate & Administration

QUALIFICATIONS

Advocate & Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore
Barrister-at-Law, Middle Temple
LL.B. (Hons), UK

Memberships and Appointments

  • Commissioner for Oaths
  • Notary Public
  • Member, Law Society of Singapore
  • Member, Singapore Academy of Law

Raymond graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) Degree in 1994. He was admitted as a Barrister-at-Law to The Honourable Society of Middle Temple, UK in 1995 and as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore in 1997.

Raymond is also a Commissioner for Oaths and Notary Public

Background

He was formerly a legal officer with a leading insurance loss adjusting firm where he has advised various insurance companies on matters relating to the legal aspects of marine and non-marine claims. He has also worked as a Senior Officer with the former Singapore Customs & Excise Department (now Immigration & Checkpoint Authority) holding the rank of Superintendent and has investigated a number of customs offences involving evasion of customs tax and GST.

Raymond did his pupillage in BRADDELL BROTHERS under the supervision of the late Harry Lee Wee. Prior to joining TEMPLARS LAW LLC as a director, he was a partner with M/s PETER ONG & RAYMOND TAN, and has practised with established law firms including TAN SEE SWAN & CO, and VISION LAW LLC. As such, he has extensive experience and exposure in general litigation as well as conveyancing work and is effectively bilingual. He specialises in general solicitors’ work and has acted for banks including United Overseas Bank, OCBC, DBS Ltd, Citibank, HSBC, RHB, Maybank and other offshore banks, as well as finance companies including Singapura Finance and Hong Leong Finance and individual and corporate purchasers and sellers in conveyancing matters and has also acted for purchasers and sellers in both residential and commercial properties and bridging loans transactions as well as for banks and purchasers of properties under development/construction.

Raymond is currently a legal adviser to Singapore Swimming Teachers’ Association (SSTA).