Having to deal with criminal charge for offences can be emotionally stressful and foreign experience. To reduce such anxieties, it is best to engage a good criminal defense lawyer to handle the case to ensure the best possible result.

The lawyer that  you would like to hire should have suitable experience in your specific type of case. Your criminal lawyer should have a good understanding of sentencing benchmarks for different offenses. In addition, your lawyer should be able to give you a clear breakdown of fees. And last but not the least, your criminal defense lawyer should be direct and honest to you.

The above traits and qualities are important in hiring a criminal lawyer. We have listed down below the law firms that fits those characteristics.

Grace Law LLC

We are a specialised law firm established since 2007 offering top notch services in the areas of criminal, family and injury law.

We believe in justice and dedication to all matters regardless of size. At Grace Law LLC, we appreciate that our clients depend on us and we handle each case with both our brilliant minds and tender hearts. We take pride in going the extra mile to propose practical and affordable solutions to your legal needs making us an outstanding choice! Contact us now at 6220 6364 / info@gracem.com.sg for more information.

Practice Area:

  • Adoption
  • Child custody
  • Divorce
  • Criminal
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate

Tembusu Law

At Tembusu Law, we conceptualise and execute holistic action plans that comprehensively deal with investigations, inquiries and prosecutions whilst protecting legal, business and strategic interests. Our criminal lawyers are experts in domestic and transnational criminal law including white-collar crimes such as money laundering, tax evasion, corporate and financial fraud, bribery and corruption. We offer top-notch legal advice as well as background in mitigation and litigation for a smooth experience in the Courts. From a thorough understanding of the criminal law to receiving resolute representation in the Courts, trust our team to protect and safeguard your needs.

  • White Collar Crime
  • Bribery & Corruption Offences
  • Cheating, Fraud, Forgery & Criminal Breach of Trust (CBT) Offences
  • Molest, Upskirt, Voyeurism & Sexual Offences
  • Drug Consumption & Trafficking
  • Unlawful Assembly, Rioting, Causing Hurt & Violent Crimes
  • Unlicensed Moneylending, Loanshark & Money Laundering Offences
  • Electronic & Computer Crimes
  • Road Traffic Offences
  • MOM, ICA & Regulatory Offences
  • Representations & Letters of Appeal
  • Plea Negotiations & Plea Bargaining
  • Pleading Guilty & Mitigation Pleas
  • Claiming Trial
  • Magistrate’s Appeals

Silvester Legal LLC

Silvester Legal LLC is a Singapore-based law firm where lawyers specialise in litigation and corporate matters, with a particular expertise in advising Directors and Shareholders. We are particularly adept in white collar crimes and our lawyers have tried such cases at the State Courts and before the High Court. At Silvester Legal, we believe that you do not need to pay for expensive lawyers for outstanding service, and we prove that with every Client. Over the years, Clients have become our partners, and our growth is a testament to the quality of work we consistently produce. We know clearly that we will only succeed when our Clients succeed.

  • Criminal Defense
  • Civil litigation
  • Corporate matters – Advising Directors and Shareholders

Dhillon & Panoo LLC

With over 40 years of combined experience in the legal field, our directors ensure every client receives exceptional legal advice to solve even the most complex of issues.

Our immense arsenal of experience, know-how and skills will ensure clients receive measurable solutions. Holding true to the philosophy of creating a valued partnership with our clients, your interest is our interest. Each new case begins with close consultation to formulate strategies that are versatile, pragmatic, innovative and creative — depending on the details of each case. It is this flexibility, open-mindedness, and ability to quickly adapt to the unique nature of each matter that has seen us realistically meeting the varied needs of our clients.

  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Litigation
  • International Arbitration
  • Wills, Probate & Estate Admin
  • Intellectual Property
  • Casino & Gaming Law
  • Adoption
  • Construction & Engineering Legal Counsel
  • Civil Litigation
  • Mental Capacity Act
  • Personal Injury Claims

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP is a premier dispute resolution firm with a very strong criminal law practice. Named as one of the “Firms to Watch 2019” by ALB, “Notable Firm” for dispute resolution by Asialaw Profiles 2020, “Notable Firm” for commercial and transactions and white-collar crime by Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2020, Leading Criminal Law Firm in Singapore and Leading Criminal Lawyers in Singapore by Doyle’s Guide 2020.

The firm has 9 lawyers who have expertise and experience with all types of criminal work in the Singapore Courts. Its lawyers have successfully defended persons accused of a whole range of criminal matters including murder, drug trafficking, rape, outrage of modesty, cheating, criminal breach of trust, securities and futures act offences and road traffic offences in the State Court, High Court and the Court of Appeal.

  • Investigations
  • Criminal Trials
  • Public Interest Litigation
  • Representations and Mitigation on Sentence
  • Criminal Appeals

Foo Cheow Ming

Foo Cheow Ming started his career in the Legal Service between 1989-1999 he served firstly as Assistant Registrar of Supreme Court, and then as Deputy Public Prosecutor in the Attorney-General’s Chambers. Subsequently, he has almost nine years of experience in Legal Services and by now 30 years’ experience in the legal arena, specializing in criminal defense work.

Mr. Foo is a dedicated criminal defense lawyer with 30+ years practice experience. Thus, he applies his expertise to bring you a focused, solution-oriented and effective approach to your criminal case.

  • Investigations
  • Criminal Trials
  • Public Interest Litigation
  • Representations and Mitigation on Sentence
  • Criminal Appeals

Ray Louis Law Corporation

Ray Louis Law Corporation offers a full-fledged and comprehensive legal service to our clients. Staffed with a credible team of experienced and feisty lawyers and paralegals, we provide legal services in the areas of criminal defence, family cases, personal injury, civil and general litigation matters. Our services are tailored to each individual case as no one matter is the same as another. Voted Readers’ Choice Awards twice by Expat Living and the most reviewed independently on Singapore Legal Advice, RLLC has also been featured on The Red Dot and 93.8FM.We understand the emotional impact involved in legal proceedings that affect the vital areas of our clients’ lives. Thus, RLLC with our partners, provide pro-bono mental and emotional support to our clients to help them cope with the stress of their legal matters.

  • Theft
  • Traffic offence
  • Drugs
  • CBT
  • Rioting
  • Mitigation
  • Plead guilty
  • Trial

Kalidass Law Corporation

Kalidass Law Corporation is a boutique law practice which specializes in criminal law and related regulatory matters. Each defense lawyer is highly experienced and qualified to work in a range of criminal cases in Singapore. They provide affordable, quality legal services with integrity, professionalism and respect for their clients. Throughout your journey, you can count on them to navigate the process with you every step of the way. Consequently, their team in Singapore comprises dedicated and proficient defense lawyers who have brought a wealth of experience and knowledge from past law firms and have established themselves to be adept in tackling the toughest criminal cases.

  • Offences under the Prevention of Corruption Act
  • Money Laundering
  • Cheating
  • Theft
  • Criminal Breach of Trust
  • Robbery
  • Criminal Tresspass
  • Rioting
  • Voluntarily Causing hurt
  • Murder
  • Culpable Homicide
  • Sexual Offences
  • Films Act Offences


Who is the famous criminal lawyer in Singapore?

Subhas Anandan (Born: 25 December 1947 Kerala, India Died: 7 January 2015 (aged 67) Singapore) was a very prominent criminal lawyer in Singapore. He had appeared in numerous high profile cases. More information about his life can be found at Wikipedia.

How do I become a qualified lawyer in Singapore?

Law graduates have to go through a six month course and pass the Singapore Bar Exam, known as “Part B” and then complete a six months training contract with a local law firm in order to be called to the Bar. Currently, admission to the Bar is synonymous with being qualified to practice law.

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