Why Do You Need A Criminal Defense Lawyer In Singapore?

Have you been arrested by the police? Charged with a crime? Have the police called you up for investigation? This is a crucial time when you urgently need expert legal advice from a highly qualified criminal lawyer in Singapore.

We understand how difficult and challenging this is for you. Our criminal law team will help you to understand your rights, advise you every step of the way, and be there when no one else will. Speak to us today to get the help you need.

Why Choose Us To Fight For Your Criminal Case?

Committed Team

Our lawyers will fight for your case as hard as we can, and protect your interests from start to end.

Extensive Experience

Extensive experience in dealing with Criminal Law cases, and you can count on us to provide you expert legal advice.

Transparent Fees

We believe legal services should be transparent to all, you pay no hidden costs when choosing us to represent you during this difficult time.

When you’re facing criminal charges in Singapore, your life and freedom are at stake. During these difficult times, it is extremely important to work with a legal team that you have full trust and confidence in. Due to our exceptional track record in obtaining favourable outcomes for our clients, we assure you that you’re in safe hands when we represent you in your criminal case.

Our Managing Partner, Nicolas Tang, has extensive experience in successfully representing clients in criminal cases similar to yours. Speak to us to learn more about our lawyers can help you in your case.

Here’s a list of the areas we specialize in:

Our Areas Of Specialty

These are areas of Criminal Law that our team has extensive experience in, and successfully represented clients such as yourself
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Drug Offences
  • Criminal Breach Of Trust
  • Offences Against The Person
  • Causing Harm or Criminal Force
  • Termination Of Employment
  • Illegal Moneylending
  • Immigration Offences
  • Road Traffic Offences
  • Rioting

Our Criminal Law Team

Our specialized Criminal Law team that’s ready to provide you with safe, reliable, and trustworthy legal help when you need it most.

Nicolas Tang
Managing Director

Nicolas is an Advocate & Solicitor of the Republic of Singapore and is qualified to practice law in Singapore, New York (USA), Hong Kong and England and Wales (UK).

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Alvin Chan
Associate Director

Alvin is an Advocate & Solicitor of the Republic of Singapore and is qualified to practice law in Singapore.

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Charlotte Wong
Associate

Charlotte’s experience in practice has involved providing counsel to business owners from small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

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Testimonials (Real Names Concealed For Privacy)

Tony S., Assisting Unlicensed Moneylending (Section 5(1) of the Moneylenders Act)
"Mr Nicolas Tang handled my case professionally and was very patient and friendly with me throughout the process. He is indeed very experienced in unlicensed moneylending cases. I would like to sincerely thank him and his team for the way they handled my case."
Tham K.T , Criminal Breach of Trust - Section 408, Penal Code (Cap. 224)
"Mr Tang handled my case with full confidence and he was very respectful to me and my family. We are very grateful for the advice and support that Farallon Law provided to my family. I would like to thank Mr Tang for everything he has done. I highly recommend them."
Albert W. , Possession of Controlled Drugs - Section 8 of the Misuse of Drugs Act (Cap. 185)
"I called up Mr Tang regarding my case, and he acted fast and knew exactly what to do. I was given a stern warning by CNB due to his appeal. I sincerely thank you, Mr Tang, and your team for your help."
Abdul S., Causing grievous hurt by an act which endangers life or the personal safety of others - Section 338 Penal Code (Cap. 224)
"Mr Nicolas Tang, my family and I would like to thank you for your support and help in helping me with my case. Due to your appeal and swift action, I was able to get a reduced charge. Thank you for helping me in my difficult time."
Sebrina W., Dishonestly receiving stolen property - Section 411(1) of the Penal Code (Cap. 224)
"My husband and I would like to thank Mr Nicolas Tang and his team for understanding our son's case and their deep patience with us during the investigation and court hearings. You not only provided us with excellent legal advice, but also moral support which we needed at our most difficult time. Thank you once again."
Tan S.T, Voluntarily causing hurt to deter public servant from his duty - Section 332 Penal Code (Cap 224)
"Dear Mr Tang and the team at Farallon Law, ,my deepest gratitude goes to you for your prompt action and appeals for my case. During these 7 months, I have gone through a tough time but due to your fantastic legal expertise, I was able to get a favourable outcome in court. Thank you for your hard work and effort. You really fight hard for your clients!"

Frequently Asked Questions About Criminal Cases

  • Why do i need a lawyer for my case?

    Being involved in criminal proceedings in Singapore is extremely serious. Your life and freedom are at stake – this is when a reliable criminal lawyer can help you make the right decisions, and provide you with solid legal advice to obtain a better outcome in court.

  • What is a plea bargain with DPP?

    A plea bargain is when your legal team negotiates with the prosecution team for a lighter sentence, or in certain cases, a warning. Speak to us to find out more.

Need Help With Your Criminal Case Now?

Contact Us

Contact us immediately if you’ve been arrested, charged, called up by the police for investigation, or informed that you’re a person of interest in an ongoing investigation.

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