Alson Tan

Alson is an Associate at Kennedys Legal Solutions. He graduated from Singapore Management University, Yung Pung How School of Law with a Juris Doctor degree. He is qualified in Singapore since 2020.

Alson has engaged in a wide spectrum of general insurance, civil and commercial litigation work. He has also handled defence work on contentious claims for personal injury.

Within a few months of practice, he has acted for various insurance companies on summons applications, including a striking out application before the State Courts of Singapore. He has also assisted Partners in drafting appeal submissions to the Singapore High Court.

Work highlights

  • Made submissions for a striking out application on the basis that the Plaintiff’s case was time-barred under the Limitation Act.
  • Drafted submissions for a personal injury claim for pre-trial loss of income that won the High Court appeal, with damages being awarded at S$115,000 in favour of the client.
  • Drafted legal agreements between an insurance company in Singapore and its intermediaries, including indemnity agreements and PDPA policy.
  • Acted for an elderly bus driver in criminal proceedings and drafted his letters of representation to appeal against his criminal charges.
  • Presented to an insurance company on the application of Personal Data Protection Act 2012 and Work Injury Compensation Act 2019.