Ian Lim heads TSMP’s employment and labour team. His practice has a specific emphasis on all aspects of Singapore and regional employment law, particularly on both contentious and non-contentious issues of restraint of trade, confidentiality and data privacy, dismissal, harassment, retirement and re-employment, statutory employee transfers and industrial relations. Ian is the lead author for the Singapore chapters of annual international publications The Employment Law Review and Getting the Deal Through: Labour & Employment, and the Employment Contracts chapter of Law Relating to Specific Contracts in Singapore. Ian is an appointed tribunal magistrate of the small claims tribunals in the state courts and a fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators. He is also active in pro bono and charitable work, with a focus on migrant worker welfare.