Robson joined Kennedys Legal Solutions in January 2023 as a Partner in our Corporate & Commercial practice.
Robson has more than 28 years of experience in advising clients on a range of licensing, securities, banking, insurance, trustee duties and financial market regulatory compliance, SGX listing compliance, corporate governance, and regulatory investigations. Robson also represents Singapore public companies on cross-border M&A and foreign joint venture investments, and advises local and foreign companies in their funds raising and market flotation.
Robson is the Assistant Secretary of the Securities Investors Association (Singapore) (SIAS) and the Head of Legal Affairs of SIAS. He also currently serves as a member of the MAS' Appeal Advisory Panels (AAPs) constituted under the Business Trusts Act, Financial Advisers Act, Insurance Act, Securities and Futures Act, and Trust Companies Act. He has been a member of the AAPs since 2015 and was reappointed for the fourth term to the AAPs in October 2021.
Prior to joining Kennedys Legal Solutions, he was a global equity Partner at a leading international law firm and a Senior Partner at a leading Singapore law firm.
Robson received his LL.B. (Hons, 2nd Class Upper) from the National University of Singapore in 1993. He is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore and a Solicitor in England and Wales.
Robson has been recommended by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific in the categories of 'Singapore: Capital Markets and Corporate and M&A' and has also been named a 'Leading Lawyer in M&A' by Best Lawyers Singapore for 2022 and 2023.