Job Title: Partner Organization: Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill Bio: Lim Heng Seng graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons.) degree from the University of Malaya in 1976. He obtained a Master of Laws degree from the University of London (London School of Economics and Political Science) in 1987.Heng Seng has served in various capacities in the Malaysian Judicial and Legal Service since he graduated in 1976. Some of his previous appointments include: Deputy... view profile
Job Title: Partner Organization: White & Case LLP Bio: Jonathan Olier is a partner at White & Case LLP in Singapore. He has been practising law for nearly 20 years, in London, Paris, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Singapore. Jonathan initially started as a French lawyer in Paris before becoming an English solicitor. He practise M&A, advising clients on the sale or disposal of companies, private equity investments, etc. as well as one of the Pro Bono Leaders in... view profile
Job Title: Pro Bono Manager Organization: Freshfields Bio: Hannah Tye is a solicitor and Pro Bono Manager at Freshfields. She manage various areas of the firm’s global pro bono practice, with a particular emphasis in London and Asia, developing international and domestic pro bono projects. She works closely with a wide range of key clients, including some of the world’s largest NGOs, to support their legal needs. Hannah also works with the in-house legal... view profile
Job Title: Director Organization: Drew & Napier LLC, BABSEACLE Bio: Yuet Min grew up in Kluang, Johor and completed her secondary education at SMK Canossian Convent, Kluang. Yuet Min’s interest in pro bono work started when she was an undergraduate. She was one of the founding members of the NUS Pro Bono Group in the National University of Singapore and while doing pro bono work in Cambodia in 2006, she met Bruce Lasky and Wendy Morrish. That started her... view profile
Job Title: Pro Bono Counsel – Asia Organization: DLA Piper Bio: Annette Bain is Pro Bono Counsel – Asia at international law firm DLA Piper. Based in Hong Kong, Annette is responsible for the firm’s pro bono practice in Bangkok, Beijing, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo. In this role, Annette draws on her profound knowledge of pro bono practice and the issues which prevent people accessing justice. Her work has included pro bono... view profile
The 2019 Conference is organised by a dedicated team of volunteers from South Asia with the support of BABSEACLE team. Clickfor Organizing Committee details
2019 Conference Program Information
The Consortium, its Program Committee, and the 2019 Program Advisory Group is currently putting together the Conference program. The details of the program, speakers and related information will updated in the upcoming months.