Leng Sun Chan heads the Dispute Resolution team at Baker McKenzie Singapore and is Baker McKenzie’s Global Head of International Arbitration Practice. He is qualified in Malaysia, Singapore and England. Leng Sun was appointed Senior Counsel, Singapore's equivalent to the Queen's Counsel, in January 2011. Apart from being counsel, Leng Sun is a Chartered Arbitrator and is on the panel of leading arbitral institutions. He is a Chairperson of the arbitration panel jointly appointed by the EU and Korea under the protocol on cultural cooperation of the Korea-EU FTA. He is President of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (SIArb) and was Chairman of the Singapore Law Society ADR Committee. He serves on statutory tribunals such as the Income Tax Review Board and the Maintenance of Parents Tribunal. He is on the Advisory Panel of the Singapore Maritime Foundation. Leng Sun has taught at the law schools of the National University of Singapore and the Singapore Management University. He was a legal officer of the United Nations Compensation Commission in Geneva and a SIAC-CIAC Observer to the UNCITRAL Working Group on Arbitration. He has published widely in international journals and is the author of the book Singapore Law on Arbitral Awards and co-editor of Conflict of Laws in Arbitration.
Leng Sun Chan can be reached at LengSun.Chan@bakermckenzie.com and + 65 6434 2703.