Harry Zheng

Associate

Biography

Harry Zheng is an Associate in Selvam LLC's dispute resolution practice. He handles a wide range of commercial litigation matters, including in construction litigation. Harry read law at the University of Nottingham, graduating with a Bachelor of Law (Hons.) degree in 2012 and followed with a graduate diploma in legal practice (England & Wales) at BPP Law School in 2013. Prior to joining Selvam LLC, he trained under Judicial Commissioner, Kannan Ramesh.

Admissions

  • Singapore

Education

  • BPP Law School, Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (England & Wales), 2013
  • University of Nottingham, Bachelor of Law (Hons.), 2012

Experience

  • Selvam LLC

Representative Matters

  • Acted for a Korean construction major in a claim commenced under the Building and Construction, Security of Payment Act (the "SOP Act") by a sub-contractor involving the construction of a residential condominium in Singapore.
  • Acted for a developer in a construction claim against the main contractor for monies paid out for under the SOP Act for variation works and defects involving the construction of a bioscience research and development centre.
  • Acted for an individual in a claim for damages from the sale of a residential property arising out of unauthorised renovation works that were carried out on the property prior to the transfer.
  • Acted for a high net-worth individual in a cross-claim against a country club for monies paid out of club funds to the president of the club, under the authority of a club resolution, for legal costs and damages arising out of a defamation suit by members against the president.
  • Acted for an individual in criminal proceedings for criminal breach of trust arising out of the method in which the church funds, donated by the congregation, was handled and used.
  • Acted for a major local bank and security holder in support of a scheme of arrangement.
  • Acted for a director in proceedings by a shareholder for an account of profit arising out of shares owned by the shareholder which were held on trust by the director.
  • Acted for an individual (bank employee) in criminal proceedings for criminal breach of trust arising out of misappropriating monies from a bank.


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