Joon SengGoh
Consultant
Former Supreme Court Judge Goh Joon Seng joined Lee & Lee, Advocates & Solicitors as a Consultant on 1 April 2000.

Practised at the Bar since 1963 until his appointment as a Judicial Commissioner on 1 October 1990 and Judge of the Supreme Court on 15 November 1990.  Retired from the Supreme Court Bench on 22 March 2000.

Conducted arbitration as Chairman, Co-arbitrator, Sole-Arbitrator in cases managed by the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce, Singapore International Arbitration Centre and Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration and other Ad Hoc matters.

Received his LL.B. degree from the University of Singapore in 1962. He was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore on 1 April 1963 and to that of West Malaysia in the following year.  He practised at the Bar until his appointment as a Judicial Commissioner on 1 October 1990 and Judge of the Supreme Court on 15 November 1990.  Retired from the Supreme Court Bench on 22 March 2000.
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Phone: +65 6557 4727

E-mail: gohjoonseng@leenlee.com

Country of Residence: Singapore

Nationality: Singaporean
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    LLB, University of Singapore (1962)