Linda is a Director in the Litigation Department. She
specializes in contentious civil litigation, with particular emphasis on family
and matrimonial matters.
Linda graduated in 2001 from the National University of
Singapore with an LL.B (Hons.) and was admitted to the Singapore bar in 2002.
In the course of her practice, Linda has dealt in
all aspects of family and matrimonial law. She has acted for parties in
contentious divorce proceedings where the divorce, custody of children,
division of assets and maintenance have been contested. Her litigation work
cover cross-border matrimonial disputes, stay applications on the ground of forum non convenient, assets tracing
involving assets held in overseas jurisdictions and in corporate vehicles, both
local and foreign.
She has also acted for parties in custody and
guardianship disputes over minor children, including custody disputes
straddling different jurisdictions; maintenance summons applications, family
violence as well adoption applications.
Her family practice extends to advising clients on
out of court settlements as well as acting for clients in mediation sessions in
both the Family Court as well as the Singapore Mediation Centre.
Linda also handles Wills,
Probate and Administration.
Linda has been involved in several notable reported
cases in the Family Court, the High Court and the Court of Appeal in Singapore,
- Tan Seok Neo Ann (m.w.)
v Ong Hoo Eng and Another  SGDC 114
- XG v XH  SGDC 88
v AXO  SGDC 208
Bee Kim Jennifer v Lim Yew Khang Cecil  SGHC 209
v AXO  SGDC 16
Rafiq v Scotts Investments (Singapore) Pte Ltd  1 SLR 45  1
Hwee May Kathryn v Geh Thien Ee Martin and another  3 SLR(R) 663
- AXM v AXO  2 SLR 705
- AYM v AYL  1 SLR 924
- YG v YH  SGHC 166
- Kwong Ling Yi v Liu Kah
Foong  SGHC 47