A graduate from the National University of Singapore in 1979 and called to the Singapore bar in January 1980, Jing Poi joined Godwin & Co, starting as a shipping lawyer, and then specialised in banking, corporate and property law, representing offshore, merchant and retail banks, listed companies and SMEs in syndicated loans, ship financing, joint ventures, contracts, conveyancing and commercial matters. He became a partner of Godwin & Co in 1983. After 5 years in M/s Godwin & Co, he set up the law firm of John & Tan with Mr Daniel John in 1985 and in 2005 became one of the founding members of Lim Ang John & Tan LLC. He joined Keystone Law Corporation on 1st January 2010.
Jing Poi practises in the areas of conveyancing and property related matters, company law and commercial law. He has been involved in a wide variety of property related matters, acting for vendors and purchasers of residential, commercial and industrial properties, from individual units to buildings. He has acted for retail as well as offshore and merchant banks in property related loans as well as commercial loans. His corporate practice involves advising companies in transactional work such as joint venture agreements, contracts, commercial advice, and corporate secretarial services.
He also practises in probate and estate related matters. He has served as a member of the Conveyancing Practice Committee of the Law Society of Singapore, as well as in its Information Technology and Practise Structure committees, and is a Notary Public and a Commissioner for Oaths.
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