Shawn graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (2nd Upper Honours) from the National University of Singapore, and was called to the Singapore Bar as an Advocate and Solicitor in 2014.
Shawn’s expertise includes intellectual property prosecution, enforcement and commercialisation, and he has acted for clients ranging from tech start-ups and media artistes to F&B companies in various franchising, licensing, collaboration and distribution-related transactions, as well as advised on a variety of privacy, compliance and regulatory issues. Apart from intellectual property-related work, Shawn has previously represented clients in matrimonial and criminal proceedings, and also has experience handling contentious matters pertaining to a variety of areas such as employment, tenancy disputes, misrepresentation and breach of contract.
Shawn was also previously a gazetted volunteer Advice Lawyer with the Legal Aid Bureau, giving legal advice as a duty officer to walk-in legal aid applicants.
Prior to joining Tito Isaac & Co LLP, Shawn served as a Legal & Business Development Consultant with a tech start-up behind a food discovery platform, supporting the company’s legal needs as well as conceptualising and executing various businesses and marketing initiatives.
A gourmand and satirical humourist, Shawn continues to maintain an active presence in the local F&B scene, diligently documenting his extensive dining experiences at local food establishments on his social media channels.
LL.B. Hons (NUS)
Advocate & Solicitor (Singapore)
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