HOME        EXPERTISE        LAWYERS        SERVICES        HIGHLIGHTS        CAREERS        CONTACT        LFN       
 
ENGELIN TEH PRACTICE LLC

Mark Yeo Linda_Ong_bio
Senior Director


Building_&_Construction_LongDID: 6411 5808
markyeo@etplaw.com

EXPERTISE:

Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Building & Construction
Insolvency
Real Estate & Conveyancing
Corporate Banking & Commercial
Banking & Finance
Employment & Immigration
Insurance
Probate & Succession

c

Mark Yeo is Director in the Litigation Department, specializing in contentious civil and commercial litigation.

Mark’s practice is varied and wide-ranging. His areas of practice encompass enforcement and resistance of claims relating to:-

         breaches of contracts for employment, construction, sale and purchase goods and property, leases, tenancies, hire-purchase and loans;

         insurances;

         breach of fiduciary and/or statutory duties;

         defamation;

         negligence, including medical negligence; and

         mortgagee rights.

He is also involved in our corporate practice where he advises and drafts leases, employment agreements, shareholders’ agreements, sale and purchase agreements, security and charge documents for financing of vessels and letters of credit.

Notably, Mark has acted for:-

         European companies in international arbitrations against Indonesian and Chinese parties.

         Foreign and local entities and individuals in shareholders’ disputes.

         Developers and management corporations on defect claims.

         Corporate and individual landlords in the enforcement of their rights to re-possess leased properties and in the recovery of arrears and damages against defaulting tenants;

         Management corporations in claims against subsidiary proprietors for breaches of by-laws;

         High net worth individuals for trust claims;

         Employers and employees on employment related claims and disputes, including the enforcement of non-disclosure agreements, restraint of trade or restrictive covenants;

         Corporate entities on winding up and liquidation, and on restructuring through judicial management and/or schemes of arrangement; and

         Beneficiaries of trusts and estates of deceased relatives.

As a litigator, Mark has been involved in trials before the Strata Title Board, the State Courts and the High Court. He has also assisted Senior Counsel in appeals before the Court of Appeal. He was involved in the following reported cases:-

         Intergraph Systems South East Asia Pte Ltd v Tong Wen Li (committee of the estate of Zhang Yiguang, mentally disordered) [2005] 1 SLR(R) 255; [2004] SGCA 52

         Chung Jia Hwa v Tan Chor Mui [2007] SGDC 134

         Chan Yuen Lan v See Fong Mun [2014] SGCA 36

Mark graduated in 2000 from the National University of Singapore with an LL.B (Hons.) and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 2001. He started his career in 2000 as a pupil of the then law firm of Engelin Teh & Partners and continued as a legal associate after his call. After the firm was incorporated as Engelin Teh Practice LLC, Mark carried on as a legal associate, rising to become an Associate Director in his fourth year of practice and a Director in 2010.

Mark was a student in one of pioneer batches of the Gifted Education Programme, studying in Raffles Institution and then Raffles Junior College. He later served his national service as a sergeant in the 46th Singapore Armoured Regiment.

 

 


EXPERTISE

Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Family & Matrimonial
Building & Construction
Criminal Litigation
Insolvency
Real Estate & Conveyancing
Corporate Banking & Commercial
Mergers & Acquisitions
Banking & Finance
Employment & Immigration
Intellectual Property
Insurance
Probate & Succession
In-House Consultancy