Centre for Asian Legal Studies

Research Staff

Alan KOH  

Alan KOH
Research Associate
3 July 2017 - 2 July 2018

Alan is a Research Associate at the Centre for Asian Legal Studies (CALS) and an Associate Editor of the Asian Journal of Comparative Law.

A multilingual comparativist trained in both the civil and common law traditions, Alan publishes extensively on comparative corporate law in Asia, with specializations in Singapore and Japan. While completing his first monograph on comparative corporate law at CALS, he is also expanding into other jurisdictions and research areas. His work is published in journals including the American Journal of Comparative Law, Law Quarterly Review, Journal of Corporate Law Studies, Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly, Asian Journal of Comparative Law, Australian Journal of Asian Law, and Journal of Japanese Law.

Alan received his LL.B. from the National University of Singapore and his LL.M. from Boston University concurrently. Since then, Alan has taught as Sheridan Fellow at the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law, and held visiting appointments at the Max Planck Institute for International and Comparative Private Law in Hamburg, Nagoya University, and Osaka City University. He passed the Singapore Bar Examination in 2017 and completed his mandatory professional legal training at Trident Law Corporation, a boutique litigation firm in Singapore specializing in criminal defence and commercial dispute resolution before joining CALS. He is currently on leave of absence from Trident.

Email: alankoh@nus.edu.sg
Phone: +65 6601 3445
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