Li Lian has more than six years of litigation and advisory experience in both large and mid-sized firms. She has handled a wide spectrum of matters, including matters relating to employment issues (both contentious and non-contentious). With her litigation background, she is well suited to advise clients on risks and contentious employment issues.
Li Lian is a qualified associate mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre and has mediated disputes at the Small Claims Tribunal and Tripartite Alliance for Dispute Management in Singapore, as well as at the Singapore Mediation Centre. With her training and experience in mediation, she is able to offer clients a different perspective in negotiations and disputes, in order to assist clients to reach the best solution for the situation.
In addition to her work experience in Singapore, Li Lian is familiar with laws in Malaysia (as they apply in the state of Sabah), having received the Outstanding Student Award upon achieving the best overall results in the examination following the Ethics Practice and Professional Standards Course held by the Sabah Law Society in February 2019.
Li Lian is fluent in English, Mandarin and Malay, and also speaks Chinese dialects Cantonese and Hakka.