Subhas Anandan: Access to Counsel & Right to Silence
Senior Partner, RHT Law LLP (28 Sep 2011)

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Subhas Anandan is undoubtedly the best-known criminal lawyer in Singapore.

Anandan has dealt with hundreds of criminal cases including murder, drug trafficking, corporate fraud, insider trading, criminal breach of trust, misappropriation of funds, impersonation of an officer of the law, defended terrorists & others detained under the Internal Securities Act, maid abuse, & defended people under the Prevention of Corruption Act, amongst other criminal matters. He has been involved in most high profile criminal cases in the past 10 to 12 years both in the Subordinate Courts, in the High Court and the Court of Appeal.  Some of these cases have been considered landmark cases for its effect on the law.

Some of the more high profile cases he has been associated with  includes the one of “one-eyed dragon” Tan Chor Jin and the kidney transplant case involving retail tycoon Tang Wee Sung.
He is currently a senior partner in law firm RHT Law LLP.  He is a founding member and the first president of the Association of Criminal Lawyers of Singapore (ACLS). He is also the president of Cuesports Singapore, the national sports association for billiards, snooker and pool.
Subhas Anandan graduated from National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Law in 1970.



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28 September 2011
National University of Singapore
Shaw Foundation Alumni House
11 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119244
Venue: The Auditorium
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