JTJB News – August 2020

JTJB International Lawyers ranked even higher

JTJB International Lawyers, our network office in Thailand, has been ranked in seven legal categories by asialaw Profiles for their 2021 rankings. Below is a summary of their rankings:

Highly Recommended Firm for: Aviation and Shipping

Recommended Firm for: Corporate and M&A; Dispute Resolution; Labour and Employment; Real Estate

Notable Firm for: Energy; Technology & Telecommunications

They have also been awarded “Notable Firm” by IFLR1000.

Congratulations to Naiyachon Tathong, Bunnasomboon Chaiparinya (Aaron), Kosol Suriyaporn and their team for this tremendous achievement!

MP Corporate Secretarial Services recognized as “Singapore’s Finest”

JTJB’s corporate secretarial arm, MP Corporate Secretarial Services, has been named one of Singapore’s top Corporate Secretarial Services by Singapore’s Finest. Congratulations to the MP Corp team!

MP Corporate’s list of services include:

  • Setting up of an entity: incorporation of private and public companies, registration of a Singapore Branch Office, Representative Office and assisting in the purchase of Offshore companies.
  • Provision of company secretary and nominee director
  • Drafting of resolutions and filing of statutory returns with ACRA
  • Attendance at meetings and drafting of minutes of meetings and more

JTJB retains three trainees as Associates 

Despite the difficult times, JTJB continues to strive to strengthen our team and capability to deliver to our clients.

So we are pleased to announce that three of our Trainee lawyers have been retained as Associates – Samuel Lee Kai Chuan, Tio Siaw Min and Thong Ying Xuan.

All of them performed admirably during their training and were involved in a range of matters including commercial litigation and arbitration, including shipping and admiralty disputes, and restructuring and insolvency.

We welcome them to the Firm and the profession!

Samuel Lee Kai Chuan

Tio Siaw Min

Thong Ying Xuan

Our relationship with our clients does not end with the close of a deal or the conclusion of a case. We look to enhance that relationship and provide value beyond just legal services. Utilising our store of knowledge and experience as well as our extensive contact base, JTJB holds exclusive training and networking events for our clients. The firm’s Partners also speak at conferences and seminars organized by other bodies and institutions.


We conduct practical seminars on topics relevant to our clients’ business. These seminars are conducted at our and our clients’ offices.


We hold boutique events to enable our clients to network and make new contacts in an enjoyable environment.