Address : 10 Anson Road
International Plaza
Singapore 079903
Tel : (65) 6327 9016
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Mala was called to the Singapore bar in 1992 and to the Bar of England & Wales prior to that in 1990. Mala was exposed to many areas of general practice work after being called. In later years from 1997 to 2002, her experience as in-house legal counsel of an insurance company enabled her to gain wide ranging experience in contractual and legal issues relating to drafting and preparing IT contracts for corporate users whether banks, insurance companies and manufacturing companies.

As in-house counsel for an e-commerce subsidiary of a telco, she further gained and honed her experience in many and varied kinds of technology contract drafting acquiring domain expertise useful in IT and Intellectual Property contract drafting, advice and intellectual property litigation strategy from IT services hardware and software service providers' perspective. Her inhouse counsel experience in particular enabled her to acquire a keen sense of the expectations of both internet and information technology users as well as providers of many and varied internet services and licensors.

Currently, Mala practices out of her own boutique practice firm and handles a myriad of general corporate work relating to internet & technology contract drafting for her clients including trademark applications, trademark and copyright infringement, confidentiality and also provides expertise in other general practice areas.

Appointments / Memberships:

  • Pioneer member of Personal Injury and Property Damage Committee of the Law Society of Singapore;

  • Member of Intellectual Property Practice Committee of the Law Society of Singapore 2004 to present;

  • Council member of Medico Legal Society of Singapore and current Secretary;

  • Member - Inquiry Panel of the Law Society of Singapore;

  • Commissioner for Oaths, Supreme Court of Singapore;

  • Notary Public, Supreme Court of Singapore;

  • Member, Asean Lawyers' Association;

  • Member, Law Society of Singapore; and

  • Member, Singapore Academy of Law.