OUR COMPANY

City Law LLC is a law corporation incorporated under the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore and registered with the Law Society of Singapore.


The law corporation has 4 lawyers two senior category practising law directors namely Mr. Teo Eng Thye, Gary, Mr. Paul Lau Chee Seng, Consultant Mr. Malcolm Tan, Associate Ms. Kim Cheong and 10 experienced supporting staff, some with more than 20 years of conveyancing experience.

  1. City Law LLC is a Law Corporation incorporated in Singapore since 2012 and duly approved and endorsed by Singapore Law Society. With effect from 1st September 2019 it has a Professional Indemnity Insurance cover of S$10,000,000.00 for each and every claim (inclusive of costs and expenses). This amount which will be at least S$10m is more than sufficient to protect your interest or any other parties’ interest for which we act for most transactions. 

  2. The law corporation has three practicing lawyers, namely Mr. Teo Eng Thye, Gary, M. Director, and Mr. Paul Lau Chee Seng, Director, Mr. Malcolm Tan, Consultant and more than 10 experienced supporting staff, some have more than 20 years of litigation and our secretaries are also well versed with litigation matters.Conveyancing experience in preparation of banking and mortgage documents of sale and purchase of private and HDB properties, Building Under Construction (BUC), Additional Facilities, Term Loans, Construction Loans, Re-Finance, and other complicated documents, including commercial or Industrial properties, or even litigation. We will ensure that all documentation is correctly and properly executed.

  3. The Managing Director, Teo Eng Thye, Gary has been practicing law for many years in general litigations and conveyancing, and has more than sixteen (16) years of experience in conveyancing of private residential, HDB, commercial/Industrial, JTC, properties and supporting banks/financial institutions in mortgaging, refinancing, redemption, and many related matters, which are now his main area of practice. He has a Master of Laws Degree from UK; an LL.B. (Hons) Degree from London University; and a Barrister-at-Law Degree of the Middle Temple Inns of Courts of London. He is a Notary Public, Commissioner of Oaths, an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore, and is also a Member of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators. Mr. Teo has been a regular lecturer on conveyancing and other legal matters in real estate companies like: ERA, Coldwell Bankers, Knight Frank, Propnex, etc. Gary Teo was a division one Singapore government officer before he joined the legal profession and he is committed to protect your bank’s interest at all costs. Mr Gary also litigate in High Court and State Court matters.

  4. Mr Paul Lau Chee Seng is a senior category lawyer with about 29 years of legal exposure and practice including his work in an insurance company where he gained extensive experience in insurance work. He was admitted to Singapore bar in 1986 and he holds an LLB. (Hons.) degree and a Barrister-at-Law degree from England, and also a Postgraduate Diploma in Law and Practice, England. He has since excelled in many areas of practice, like accidents issues, insurance claims, and other civil claims. He also practises conveyancing, probate, divorce and other related matters, not limiting to areas of practice in Civil and Commercial Litigation. He ensures that the company protects our clients’ interest at all costs.

  5. Malcolm Tan Ban Hoe is our Consultant and is a lawyer in the senior category with about 22 years of legal exposure and experience. He was a Legal Service Officer with the Singapore Legal Service between 1993 to 2012, where he served as a Deputy Public Prosecutor and State Counsel in the Attorney General’s Chambers from 1993 to 1999, as a District Judge, State Coroner, Deputy Registrar (Subordinate Courts) and Referee (Small Claims Tribunal) from 1999 to 2006, and then as an Assistant Official Assignee/Public Trustee and Assistant Official Receiver from 2006 to 2012, before entering private practice in 2014. He was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 1995 and holds an LL.B. (Hons) degree from the National University of Singapore. In the course of his career, he has conducted numerous prosecutions, provided legal advice to various government agencies on various aspects of criminal, civil and administrative/public law; presided over numerous trials, hearings, mentions, pre-trial conferences and applications covering areas as varied as criminal prosecutions, extradition hearings, bail applications, contractual disputes, construction matters, injunctions and other applications; and overseen the administration of, inter alia, bankruptcies, corporate insolvency matters and trusts. He practices in both criminal and civil litigation, probate, divorce, conveyancing and other related matters. He is committed to protect our clients’ interests at all costs.

  6. Gary Teo has represented the following banks/financial institutions in many other conveyancing matters:
    1. DBS Bank
    2. OCBC Bank
    3. UOB Limited
    4. Hong Leong Finance
    5. HSBC Bank
    6. Maybank
    7. RHB Bank
    8. Standard Chartered Bank
    9. ABN AMRO Bank
    10. Citibank
    11. Singapura Finance Ltd
    12. Sing Investment & Finance Ltd
    13. Bank of China
    14. CIMB Bank

  7. We are committed to ensure that all documents / instruments are accurate, correct, and complete so that your interest is protected at all times and at all costs. We also ensure that all your High Court and State matters are clearly monitored abd followed. We are familiar with litigation matters and guided to our EX district judge.