PINSLER, Jeffrey, S.C.


LL.D. (Liverpool), LL.M. (Cambridge), LL.B. (Liverpool) Barrister (Middle Temple), Advocate & Solicitor (Singapore)

Geoffrey Bartholomew Professor
Senior Counsel
Email Address:
Office Tel: (65) 6516-3613 
Office Fax: (65) 6779-0979 
Office Address

Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore
Eu Tong Sen Building
469G Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 259776
Research Interests

Civil justice
Civil and criminal evidence
Ethics and Professional Responsibility

Subjects Taught

Civil Justice & Process
Evidence & Procedure
Ethics and Professional Responsibility

Brief Biodata

Jeffrey D Pinsler LLB (L'pool); LLM (Cantab); LLD (L'pool) is a Professor specialising in civil justice, civil and criminal evidence, procedure and ethics. He is an advocate and solicitor, barrister-at-law, Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, a Principal Mediator of the Singapore Mediation Centre, a member of the Judicial Education Board and also a member of various professional committees of legal and governmental institutions including the Singapore Academy of Law, the Supreme Court and Ministry of Law. He has appeared as amicus curiae before the Court of Appeal, and has spoken at, and contributed to, conferences and reform programmes in various countries. He has produced 17 major text books and reference works to date in his capacity as Author and/or Editor in Chief or Consultant Editor, as well as multiple articles. His books and articles are regularly cited by lawyers and frequently relied upon by Judges. In 2004, he was conferred the degree of Doctor of Laws (LLD) for his contributions to learning. In 2008, he was appointed Senior Counsel. He is a Senior Professorial Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Legal Education.

Representative Publications

1. Evidence and the Litigation Process (2013)

2. Principles of Civil Procedure (2012)

3. Singapore Court Practice (2009)

4. Civil Practice in Singapore and Malaysia (loose-leaf).

5. Atkins Court Forms (Consultant Editor) (loose-leaf).

6. Ethics and Professional Responsibility: A Code for the Advocate and Solicitor Singapore Court Practice (2007).

Publication List