Bar Admissions

  • Singapore (2021)

Joanne completed her six months Relevant Legal Training at Farallon Law Corporation in February 2020 under the supervision of its Managing Director, Nicolas Tang. After completing Part A and Part B of the Singapore Bar Examination, Joanne returned to Farallon Law Corporation to continue her Practice Training. During her training, she assisted in various contentious and non-contentious matters across a range of practice areas.

Experience

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

  • Assisted in successfully obtaining leave under Section 216A of the Companies Act for a shareholder to commence a derivative action in the name of the company against the alleged wrongdoer.
  • Assisted in successfully defending a Chinese CEO of a Chinese B2B2C e-commerce platform in a High Court suit for fraudulent misrepresentation and obtained an order for stay of proceedings in Singapore for forum non conveniens.
  • Assisted in advising a Singapore petrochemical company in disputes against former employees for breach of employment contract involving restraint of trade and confidentiality, breach of confidence and conspiracy.

Employment

  • Assisted in advising an aviation equipment company on a claim for bonus by a former employee.
  • Assisted in advising the enforcement of non-competition and non-solicitation clauses in employment contracts.
  • Assisted in advising individuals on wrongful termination and unfair dismissal.

Corporate Experience

  • Assisted in drafting asset purchase agreements, employment agreements, software development agreements, mutual separation agreements and shareholders’ agreements.

Mediation

  • Assisted mediation advocates in the Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC) and the State Courts Centre for Dispute Resolution (SCCDR) to prepare clients for mediation.

Criminal Law

  • Assisted counsels in making representations and pleas in mitigation for offences such as affray, driving under influence, reckless or dangerous driving and driving whilst under a disqualification period.

Education and Qualifications

  • LLB (Hons) from the University of Bristol (2017)
  • Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore (2021)

Memberships

What Our Clients Say

“I am an attorney based in New York specializing in International Law and Commercial Law. Recently, I had retained the services of Nicolas Tang of Farallon Law in a United States court action involving a party residing in Singapore. Mr. Tang and his firm flawlessly handled the proceedings. His team was extremely efficient in the action and knowledgeable in seeing the matter through to a successful outcome. Our U.S. client is forever indebted to them, as I am, for their professionalism, kindness, and, of course, result. My colleagues and I will only retain Mr. Tang’s firm should the need for local Singapore counsel arise again in the future.”

Allen M. Lowy Attorney at Law

“We definitely recommend Mr Nicolas Tang for his professionalism, approachability and immense dedication to his work and his clients.

Mr Nicolas has guided us well through complicated legal principles and deliberates carefully every move’s outcome possibilities and probabilities before any is taken. He sees the big picture and strategises the path forward and involves us in the thought process throughout.

Mr Nicolas also gives full consideration of our thoughts and feelings which were greatly appreciated during this onerous process.

Talk to him and you too will not regret!”

Richard Koh

“We would like to thank you and your team for helping us on this matter.

I think we are very happy with the outcome.”

Mr Tan

“I am an attorney based in New York specializing in International Law and Commercial Law. Recently, I had retained the services of Nicolas Tang of Farallon Law in a United States court action involving a party residing in Singapore. Mr. Tang and his firm flawlessly handled the proceedings. His team was extremely efficient in the action and knowledgeable in seeing the matter through to a successful outcome. Our U.S. client is forever indebted to them, as I am, for their professionalism, kindness, and, of course, result. My colleagues and I will only retain Mr. Tang’s firm should the need for local Singapore counsel arise again in the future.”

Allen M. Lowy Attorney at Law

“We definitely recommend Mr Nicolas Tang for his professionalism, approachability and immense dedication to his work and his clients.

Mr Nicolas has guided us well through complicated legal principles and deliberates carefully every move’s outcome possibilities and probabilities before any is taken. He sees the big picture and strategises the path forward and involves us in the thought process throughout.

Mr Nicolas also gives full consideration of our thoughts and feelings which were greatly appreciated during this onerous process.

Talk to him and you too will not regret!”

Richard Koh

“We would like to thank you and your team for helping us on this matter.

I think we are very happy with the outcome.”

Mr Tan

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