Alvin has extensive experience in regulatory matters pertaining to the legal profession, including professional ethics and risk management and compliance. He was also a Deputy Public Prosecutor and a Deputy Senior State Counsel of the Attorney-General’s Chambers, as well as the Chief Legal Officer of the Law Society of Singapore. In addition, he has been actively involved in several legislative drafting and law reform projects, one of which was for a public sector client.
Alvin was called to the Singapore Bar in 2004 and subsequently in 2009, he was conferred two Master of Laws degrees by New York University and the National University of Singapore.
Alvin has spoken at keynote conferences and seminars locally and internationally on a wide range of topics. In addition to authoring articles for law journals and the Singapore Law Gazette, he has published books and book chapters on professional regulation and ethics with Lexis-Nexis, Sweet & Maxwell, and Hart Publishing.