JACQUE LAW

Offering bespoke & premium services for your legal needs

Jacque Law LLC is a Singapore based law firm specialising in litigation and dispute resolution.

The firm comprises experienced lawyers, all formerly from leading large law firms in Singapore. Our clients appreciate this as we offer them outstanding lawyers with large-firm standards and work ethics, personal attention and cost-effective service. 

Our clients range from individuals, small and medium enterprises to large corporations. At Jacque Law, our values of integrity, professionalism and reliability are reflected in the responsive and efficient service we provide. We work closely with our clients to assess and understand our clients’ objectives and are fully committed to obtaining the best possible outcome for our clients. Our structure allows our clients to have easy access to lawyers at every stage, and a high level of lead counsel involvement from the start of the matter. Our clients trust us with their most important projects and matters because of our ability and our commitment to excellence. 

We regularly represent clients in disputes in all courts in Singapore and have achieved results for our clients on a wide range of legal disputes ranging in value from thousands of dollars to multi-million dollar disputes. Our lawyers’ works have been featured prominently in major publications including The Straits Times and the local Chinese papers.

Since our commencement in 2019, the firm was recognised by Thomson Reuters’ ALB as one of the rising law firms in South East Asia in the ALB South East Asia Law Awards 2020. The firm was also recently ranked as one of the best law firms in Singapore in the inaugural The Straits Times Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2021 award.  

Our Services

We offer litigation services for individuals and businesses alike. Each of our clients is equally important to us. We promise premium and effective service while maintaining high ethical standards.

Our lawyers are experienced in representing clients in trial and appellate litigation, as well as in hearings before various specialised and administrative tribunals.


Our major areas of practice include:

Awards

ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2021

We are pleased to announce that Jacque Law has been nominated as a Finalist for 2 awards at the prestigious Asian Legal Business Southeast Asia Law Awards 2021, namely,

  1. Matrimonial & Family Law Firm of the Year; and
  2. Medical & Healthcare Law Firm of the Year.

The ALB Southeast Asia Law Awards highlights the outstanding performance of private legal practitioners and in-house teams across the Southeast Asia region. This year’s 17th annual award ceremony will be held virtually on 21 October 2021.

Singapore’s Best Law Firms in 2021

We are humbled to be recognised as one of Singapore's best law firms in the "Singapore's Best Law Firms 2021" list published by The Straits Times in partnership with Statista.

We are grateful for the votes by our clients and peers in the legal industry. Thank you for the unwavering support and confidence that you have placed in us.

We will continue to do our best, and will remain committed to serving our clients with excellence for years to come.

ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2020

We are pleased to announce that our firm has been recognised in Asian Legal Business (“ALB”) Southeast Asia Law Awards 2020 as one of the rising law firms in South East Asia. ALB reported that 112 law firms in the region had participated with close to 800 submissions for the various award categories.

The ALB Southeast Asia Law Awards recognises the most successful law firms, and highlights the outstanding performance of private practitioners and in-house teams across the Southeast Asia region. 

In an interview with our managing partner Jacqueline Chua, “We are pleased to receive this recognition as it is testatment to the hardwork and dedication that we put into our cases and on our client relationships.  We remain committed to ensuring that clients can always rely on us for our legal expertise and our service standards in client management.  We are grateful for the support from our clients”.

Testimonials

I was having an estate inheritance dispute within the family over the interpretation and execution of my grandmother’s will. 

This was a very stressful period for me. I did my own research for lawyers who are experienced in contested probate matters in Singapore, and found the firm. I am very appreciative of the service that Jacque Law has provided me. Thank you for all of your help in assisting me on this matter and for bringing closure to what could potentially be a very nasty situation. I am happy with the outcome reached and am glad that the estate dispute was resolved without needing to go to the family courts.

Mr Hu

As we had a potential medical legal dispute, we were looking for a medical law firm and were referred to Jacque Law. Our matter has now been resolved amicably, and we are very pleased with our choice of lawyers. Jacqueline and Kimberly are extremely responsive and are experts in this field whose wisdom and sound advice allowed us to resolve our medical legal case very quickly and on favourable terms. They are clear in their advice and approach. At all times, we felt assured by their professionalism and work product. They were always attentive and supportive in catering to our needs. They were also understanding of our situation and helped us by working with our considerations of what best strategies and approaches to take that would best resolve our issues we faced with our doctor. Thank you once again.

Mr and Mrs Biesek

Thank you very much for your great help and support for these months on my divorce case. I feel at ease after this lengthy divorce lawsuit has finally come to an end.

During the time of working on my divorce, I feel grateful towards Jacqueline for providing me the opportunity to speak to her about my family crisis, and the patience to understand the problems I was facing and giving me the confidence that the law firm can perform and expedite my divorce for me. To Liang Zhi, I have hired lawyers before but you are the best I have ever worked with. I am grateful my case has been solved with ease and thanks for your patience, dedication and professionalism service provided. Appreciate the good legal advice provided along the way. To Jessica, you are approachable, nice and always calm my nerves. Once again thank you very much to all of you.

Mr Joe Sim

We were recommended to Jacque Law by our company’s legal attorney. Since then, we have engaged Jacqueline and Kimberly as our attorneys to advise us on more than one matter as they have given us valuable and sound advice on our company’s matters. They have also proven to be effective in getting results. More recently, Kimberly successfully represented us in an employment law matter, for which we obtained a favourable result. We are very satisfied with their legal services, and especially appreciate their dedication to our matters, the professionalism and the high quality of the attorney work delivered.

Prislyn Tan, Chief Operating Officer of Bioskin Holdings Pte Ltd

The firm obtained a highly positive outcome in my maintenance enforcement and child support battle. I was pleasantly surprised at the outcome and could not be happier. I strongly believe that it was Jacqueline’s expertise in family and divorce law and her ability to see multiple perspectives of the case that aided the victory in my case.

Mdm E. Choo

Media Reports

Asian Law Network: Jacqueline Chua, Managing Partner of Jacque Law, speaks to us about medical negligence

Asia Law Network interviews our Managing Director Jacqueline Chua, and learns more about her work in the medical negligence law field and tips she has to share for those considering commencing a medical negligence / malpractice claim.

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Asian Legal Business: State Of The Market 2020

Jacque Law LLC is pleased to have authored the Singapore chapter in the Asian Legal Business Guide to Employment Law in Asia.

We hope the guide will serve as a good starting tool for human resource personnel, business owners and/or in-house counsel as they navigate the often complex and constantly evolving employment laws in Singapore.   If you require more in-depth advice on employment law matters, please feel free to connect with us.

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News Alert: Revocation of errant donee’s powers as a property and affairs donee for her father’s lasting power of attorney

We are pleased to share that our client has won an appeal in the Family Division of the High Court of Singapore in a mental capacity case concerning the circumstances under which a donee’s powers may be revoked under the Mental Capacity Act (“MCA”).

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家事法院新援助平台年底推出后 每年料惠及近400对离异夫妻

家事司法法院预计今年年底推出“诉讼援助平台”。每年379对无异议且无律师代表的男女,料能从这个网络办离婚的平台受惠。

家事司法法院发言人回答《联合早报》询问时,提供更多有关诉讼援助平台(Litigation Assist,名称待确定)的详情。

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Asian Legal Business: Protecting Employers from COVID-19 – A Practical Guide

With COVID-19 hitting businesses hard, what options do employers have apart from cutting jobs? While job-cutting may be effective in some cases, it can also severely damage company culture and staff morale and result in irreparable loss of know-how. Employers can instead consider these alternatives...

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Our Articles

Retrenchment – How does it affect child maintenance under the Women’s Charter?

We have seen a rise in numbers of retrenchment and wage cuts, and a corresponding increase in our caseload for applications to vary and reduce maintenance payment obligations. 

In this article, we aim to help you better understand the factors that will be taken into account when determining if a variation should be granted in the event of a party’s retrenchment.

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Child custody during and after divorce – Dangers of parental alienation

If you are newly divorced, undergoing a divorce, or considering separating from your spouse, we understand that this is not an easy time for you. If you and your spouse/former spouse have a child or children together, the situation can be even tougher.

During a time when tension between parents is at its highest and conflict regarding parenting responsibilities and access to children arises, some may worry that the spouse/former spouse may resort to parental alienation in an effort to control and hinder the emotional relationship the children would otherwise forge with them.

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Beware of your narcissistic spouse - 7 tips to divorce a narcissist

The term narcissism is derived from the Greek myth about the self-absorbed Narcissus who was cursed to fall in love with his own reflection in the water. Eventually, Narcissus killed himself over his unrequited love for his own image.

Narcissism can be categorized into two main types — grandiose and vulnerable narcissism. Individuals with the former tend to be charming and outspoken and often take on leadership positions. Famous figures like Donald Trump and Kanye West have been suspected to be grandiose narcissists. Vulnerable narcissists, on the other hand, possess more subtle traits and are usually characterized to be outwardly introverted and frequently shy away from the spotlight.

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Protecting Your Assets In Case Of A Divorce

It is common to see a divorcing couple being unable to agree on how their assets should be split post-marriage, with differing accounts on how big-ticket items were financed before and during the marriage. This results in long, drawn-out court cases over the division of matrimonial assets, bringing much unhappiness to both parties and the people around them.  

In this article, we aim to give an insight as to how both parties’ assets are split and divided post-marriage.

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The Dummy's Guide To Making A Lasting Power of Attorney

What is an LPA? A Lasting Power of Attorney (“LPA”) is a legal instrument which allows a person who is at least 21 years of age (the “Donor”) to voluntarily appoint one or more persons (the “Donee(s)”) to make decisions and act on his/her behalf should he/she lose mental capacity one day.

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