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What types of cases are handled by LAB?

Types of cases are handled by LAB


LAB only handles those cases dealt with in the Singapore Courts and tribunals where legal representation is allowed.

Services offered by LAB cover a wide range of civil matters including: 


  • Divorce
  • Variation or enforcement of Court orders on ancillary matters in divorce (e.g. maintenance of ex-wife and children, division of assets and properties)
  • Adoption
  • Custody of children
  • Monetary claim
  • Claim for compensation in injury or medical negligence cases
  • Estate matters
    (including the application for a Grant of Letters of Administration or Probate which are documents authorising the personal representative(s) of a deceased to deal with and distribute the deceased's assets)

Last updated on 30 Nov 2012