Joy Tan is the Deputy Head of the Commercial & Corporate Disputes Practice and the Joint Head of the Corporate Governance & Compliance Practice and the Financial Services Regulatory Practice at WongPartnership LLP. She is also a Partner in the International Arbitration Practice and Employment Practice.
Her main areas of practice are banking, corporate and commercial dispute resolution and contentious investigations. She also regularly advises on corporate governance and financial services regulatory matters under the Companies Act, the Securities and Futures Act and other regulatory statutes, including in relation to corporate fraud, anti-money laundering and insider trading.
Recognised among the best in her field, Joy was named as one of the top 30 Corporate Governance lawyers in Singapore by Expert Guides: Best of the Best 2018. Joy is one of the ‘Local Disputes Stars’ in Benchmark Asia-Pacific 2014. In Chambers Asia-Pacific, she is commended as an ‘experienced litigator’ in 2016, and is identified as a leading lawyer in the area of Banking: Regulatory since 2015, with clients noting that ‘she is extremely efficient and extremely intelligent, and I feel confident in the advice I get from her.’ She is also a recommended lawyer by The Legal 500: Asia Pacific for the areas of financial services regulatory (2017) and employment (2016) in Singapore. She was awarded ‘Best in Corporate Governance’ at the Euromoney Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2014, which celebrate the achievements of the best female lawyers across the region.