ADVICE FROM CURRENT MEMBERS
You have joined a fraternity of more than 15,000 members, including the Bench, advocates and solicitors, Legal Service Officers, corporate counsel, law school faculty and foreign lawyers in Singapore.
As you begin your journey in the legal industry, hear from fellow SAL members who’ve gone ahead of you on what keeps them going, how to face challenges ahead, and what you can do for yourselves and your careers. Bookmark this page for more updates.
ALEXANDER JOSEPH WOON
"I never planned to be where I am today: I didn’t plan to go into Legal Service, I didn’t plan to go into cybercrime, and I certainly didn’t plan to be involved in legal technology! If I have to give a piece of advice to newly called lawyers, it is this: don’t plan too much..."
"I had the privilege, after university, to work with the Judges of Appeals as a Justices’ Law Clerk. Even though I was fresh from law school, I found the judges extremely patient and understanding. They would take the time to let me explain why I took a certain legal view, listening..."