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    Monica Neo
Nationality and resident status: Singaporean
Date of birth: 19 August 1967
 
     
    Academic and Professional Qualifications
  LLB (Hons) - University of London
  Barrister at Law, Lincoln's Inn
  Advocate & Solicitor, Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore
  Commissioner for Oaths, Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore
  Fellow, Singapore Institute of Arbitrators
  Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
     
    Appointments
  Member of the Civil Practice Committee, Law Society of Singapore (2002)
  Member of Investigative Tribunal Panel of Law Society of Singapore
  Honorary Legal Adviser, Singapore Contractors' Association
  Honorary Legal Adviser, Singapore Institution of Engineers
  Panel of Arbitrators under the Law Society Arbitration Scheme
  Councillor, Executive Committee of the East Coast Town Council
  Auditor, Fengshan Citizens' Consultative Committee
  Council, Public Policy Forum of the People's Action Party
     
    Involvement in the following publications
  The Singapore Court Forms & Precedents
  The Singapore Standard Form of Building Contract - An Annotation
  Atkin's Court Forms, Singapore
  "Construction Defects: Your Rights and Remedies" title of the Sweet & Maxwell's Law for Layman Series
  Singapore Civil Procedure 2003 (White Book)
  Real Estate Developers' Association of Singapore's (REDAS) Design and Build Standard form contract
  Chapter on "Construction Contracts" in Law Relating to Specific Contracts in Singapore
     
    Academic Experience
  Conducted courses for the Singapore Contractors' Association Limited on the SIA Standard Form of Main Contract and Sub-Contract and the Public Sector Standard Conditions of Contract for Construction Work
  Part-time lecturer in law for the Advanced Diploma Courses conducted by the Singapore Polytechnic, Civil Engineering and Building Department (1995 – 1997)
  Part-time lecturer in law for the Advanced Diploma in Temasek Polytechnic (2000)
  Part-time tutor in law for the School of Architecture, The National University of Singapore (1999)
  Part-time tutor in "Arbitration, Credit & Security" for the Practical Law Course
     
    ADR Experience
  Has been appointed to arbitrate construction disputes by the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) and the Singapore Contractors' Association (SCAL).
     
    Commentaries by others
  Described as being "respected" in the Projects and Energy sector in the 2008/2009 edition of the Asia Pacific Legal 500.