Ian heads TSMP’s Employment & 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 & data privacy, dismissal, harassment, 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”, as well as the Employment Contracts chapter of Law Relating to Specific Contracts in Singapore.
Ian serves as Chairman on the Civil Practice Committee of the Law Society of Singapore, and is an appointed Referee of the Small Claims Tribunals in the State Courts as well as a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (FSIArb). He is also active in pro-bono and charitable work, with a focus on migrant worker welfare.