Stacia Yong

Associate
LL.B (Hons)
Advocate and Solicitor, Singapore

stacia.yong@wmhlaw.com.sg

DID: 6514 6353

Primary Focus

Commercial Practice, Criminal Practice, Civil Practice

Stacia graduated from her law school in 2014. Stacia focuses primarily on commercial, civil, and criminal litigation.

She has acted and assisted in many contentious matters involving corporate and shareholder disputes, contractual disputes, defamation, bankruptcy and corporate insolvency and matrimonial proceedings.

Stacia‚Äôs experience includes acting for and advising:-

  • former members of a management committee of a charity in raising an inquiry to the Commissioner of Charities (with the consent of the Attorney-General) for mismanagement of funds and assets amounting to more than S$1.5 million
  • a claimant in a high profile medical negligence case against a local public hospital
  • a remisier in a multi-party suit involving a prominent investment brokerage firm and a foreign entity with cross-border elements traversing multiple foreign jurisdictions

Stacia is attracted to the principle of giving back to the community. She had assisted with a range of Criminal Legal Aid Scheme and Legal Aid Bureau cases. Stacia also volunteers at weekly Meet-The-People sessions and at the State Courts legal clinics.

As a firm believer in equality, Stacia had also participated in the preparation of the Legal Guide Book for LGBTQI community in Singapore.

Memberships

  • Member, Law Society of Singapore
  • Member, Singapore Academy of Law
  • Panel Lawyer, Criminal Legal Aid Scheme