K Shanmugam is appointed to Minister for Law in Singapore
15 Apr 2008by WWL Editorial
K Shanmugam has been appointed Minister for Law and Second Minister for Home Affairs in Singapore's cabinet.
The former senior partner and head of litigation and dispute resolution at Allen & Gledhill LLP, begun his new post on 1 May taking over from professor S Jayakumar, who had been at the post for over two decades.
Shanmugam is recognised as one of Singapore's top litigators and he appeared prominently in the Who's Who Legal: Singapore.