Tan Weiyi

Tan Weiyi

Partner
T: 
+65 6361 9376
F: 
+65 6438 0550
E: 
WeiyiTan@eversheds-harryelias.com

Weiyi is a Partner in the Litigation and Dispute Management Practice Group.

Weiyi’s expertise lies in handling complex cross-border disputes and corporate investigations. She represents clients in litigation, mediation and arbitration proceedings relating to a range of commercial disputes, including transactional, licensing, intellectual property, employment and tenancy disputes. Weiyi also advises and represents clients in investigations and enforcement actions, focused on corruption, financial fraud and other white-collar criminal offences. She has advised multinational companies and financial institutions on cross-border investigations and assisted them with their response to investigations and prosecution by foreign and local enforcement authorities, such as the US Department of Justice, UK Serious Fraud Office, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

Weiyi is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) with the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and the President of the ACFE Singapore Chapter. She is also a Certified Privacy Manager (CIPM) with the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and regularly advises on privacy issues in the context of internal investigations and regulatory disclosures.

Weiyi is an accredited arbitrator and mediator in Singapore and Malaysia. She has been appointed by the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) as sole arbitrator in SIAC proceedings and by the Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC) as mediator in SMC-administered mediations. She serves as a Council Member of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators. Weiyi has been named by Singapore Business Review as one of Singapore’s most influential lawyers under 40, and nominated for the Rising Star Award (Litigation) at the Euromoney Asia Women in Business Law Awards.

Weiyi is qualified in Singapore and the United Kingdom. She has worked in London with Fountain Court Chambers and Essex Court Chambers, and in Washington DC with the International Monetary Fund.

Recent Awards

Highly Regarded Leading Lawyer 2020
Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year 2017
Ranked in Chambers Asia Pacific 2018
Highly Regarded Leading Lawyer 2019
Recommended Firm 2019
Finalists for IP and Construction 2019
Matrimonial and Family Law Firm of the Year 2019
Matrimonial and Family Law Firm of the Year 2018
First Tier Family Law 2019
Ranked In Chambers Asia Pacific 2020
Top Tier Firm 2019
Employer of Choice 2018
Employer of Choice 2018
Employer of Choice 2019
Employer of Choice 2019
Asia Pacific Leading Firm 2019