Paul Cheong

Mr Paul Cheong Yuen

Senior Lecturer, Law Programmes

School of Law

Tel: +65 6240 8863

Email: cGF1bGNoZW9uZ3lAc3Vzcy5lZHUuc2c=

Educational Qualifications

Management and Leadership in Schools Programme

PGDE (Credit), NIE, NTU

LLB (Hons), NUS

Academic and Professional Experience

2020 - Present
Of Counsel, Kalidass Law Corporation

2019 - Present
Senior Lecturer, School of Law, Singapore University of Social Sciences

2017 - 2019
Legal Service Officer - Principal Prosecuting Officer, Senior Assistant Director, Ministry of Manpower, Singapore

2013 - 2016
Legal Service Officer - Assistant Official Assignee, Assistant Official Receiver, Assistant Public Trustee, Senior Assistant Director, Insolvency and Public Trustee's Office, Ministry of Law, Singapore

Advocate and Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore

2012 - 2013
Legal Service Officer – Deputy Public Prosecutor, State Counsel, Criminal Justice Division, Attorney-General’s Chambers, Singapore

2011 - 2012
Assistant Public Prosecutor, Criminal Justice Division, Attorney-General’s Chambers, Singapore

2008 - 2011
Dean of Biology and Life Sciences, Anglo-Chinese School (Independent), Singapore

Head of Department, English Language and Literature, Ministry of Education, Singapore

2003 - 2006
Life Sciences Coordinator, Anglo-Chinese School (Independent), Singapore

Melvin Loh and Paul Cheong
Continuing on the Path to a Safer Singapore - A Commentary on the Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill, The Singapore Law Gazette (September 2021)

Paul Cheong
When Destiny Does not Favour the Gambler – A Commentary on the Gambling Regulatory Authority of Singapore Bill and the Gambling Control Bill, Singapore Law Gazette (April 2022)

Paul Cheong
Incapacitating Chemical Castration, Singapore Law Gazette (April 2023)

  • Member, Singapore Academy of Law
  • Member, The Law Society of Singapore
  • Member, Criminal Law Practice Committee, Law Society, 2021
  • Member, Criminal Legal Aid Scheme Committee, Law Society, 2021 - 2022
  • Member, Pro bono Law Awareness Committee, Law Society, 2021 - 2022
  • Member, Asia Pacific Institute of Experts (APIEx), 2021 - to date
  • PP v Abdul Jalil s/o Abdul Kadar [2011] SGDC 188
  • PP v Koh Suat Lay [2012] SGDC 398
  • PP v Tan Chiah Khing [2012] SGDC 35
  • PP v Muhammad Izwan Bin Jaffari [2013] SGDC 171
  • PP v Nallusamy Narayanan [2017] SGMC 14
  • PP v Poh Kwi Ko [2018] SGMC 39
  • Criminal Jurisprudence
  • Employment Laws
  • Insolvency Laws
  • Trial Advocacy
  • Wills, Probate and Administration
  • Workplace Safety and Health Laws
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