CHUAH Chee Kian, Christopher

Adjunct Professor

Diploma in Surveying (Project Management) with Distinction , College of Estate Management, Reading (26 February 2001) Bachelor of Laws with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) (1 August 1983) (London School of Economics)

Email Address:
Office Tel: (65) 6416-8140 
Office Fax: (65) 6779-0979 
Office Address

WongPartnership One George Street Singapore 049145 Fax: (65) 6532 5722
Research Interests


Subjects Taught

Construction Law

Brief Biodata

Mr Christopher Chuah leads the Building & Construction Practice and is a Partner in the China Practice. His main areas of practice encompass construction disputes, in both litigation and arbitration; and he is a specialist in Building and Construction Law. Mr Chuah has acted as leading counsel in numerous reported landmark cases on construction law and has acted for contractors in various arbitration disputes both in Singapore and the PRC. Christopher is also one of the General Editors of the Singapore Journal of Construction Law. Mr Chuah graduated from London School of Economics and was admitted to the Bar of England and Wales in 1984, and the Singapore Bar in 1990. He also has a Diploma in Surveying (Distinction) from the College of Estate Management, Reading, UK.

Representative Publications

1. Annotated Guide to The Building Maintenance and Strata Management Act 2004 (2005)

2. Contractor's Working Manual on Public Sector Standard Conditions of Contract for Construction Works.

3. Conditions of Appointment for Consultants in Design & Build Projects

4. Annotated Guide to the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2004 (2004)

5. Architects and the Law in Singapore (2001)

6. Standard Form of Sub-Contracts - An Annotation (2001)

Publication List