Senior Counsel Lionel Yee sworn in as Judicial Commissioner
Mr Lionel Yee Woon Chin has been sworn in as Judicial Commissioner of the Supreme Court. He will serve for a year with effect from today.
The sworn-in ceremony was held at the Istana.
Mr Yee , 46, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Law degree from the University of Cambridge in 1988 on a Public Service Commission Overseas Merit Scholarship.
He was admitted as an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore in 1993. In 1999, he obtained a Master of Laws (International Legal Studies) degree from New York University on a Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship.