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Senior Counsel Lionel Yee sworn in as Judicial Commissioner

Published on Feb 1, 2013 2:03 PM
 
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. -- ST PHOTO: DESMOND LIM

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.

 
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