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Shu Fen Lim

Fax +65.6538.1311
Shu Fen Lim is a member of the litigation and dispute resolution practice group. She focuses her practice on matrimonial and estate matters. Her primary areas of practice include applications relating to divorce, annulment, adoption, guardianship, mental capacity act, probate (both contentious and non-contentious), and will drafting/estate planning.

Professional Background

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Lim was an associate at a large local full-service law firm where she advised on matrimonial and estate matters.


  • 2016: Singapore Institute of Legal Education Prize for the Best Student in Wills, Probate and Administration Practice in Part B of the Singapore Bar Examinations 2015
  • 2017: STEP Certificate for Financial Services – Trusts and Estate Planning (Distinction)
  • 2018: STEP Advanced Certificate in Cross-Border Estates (Distinction)

Professional/Civic Activities

Ms. Lim is a Professional Deputy and Donee registered with the Office of the Public Guardian, a division of the Ministry of Social and Family Development.

She is also an affiliate member of the Society of Trust and Estate Planners.

Additional Information

  • Ms. Lim is a contributor/author for Lexis Practical Guidance “Family Law Module.”
  • Assisted and subsequently had sole conduct for a highly contentious divorce that spanned 5 years. There was extensive discovery and numerous interlocutory applications resulting in more than 70 affidavits being filed in the proceedings and a year-long ancillary matters hearing in the Singapore High Court.
  • Assisted in a Court of Appeal matter relating to a recusal application.
  • Assisting in a contentious probate matter in the Singapore High Court (Family Division) and providing accounts for the Estate spanning 20 years.
  • Handles family matters including adoption, contentious and non-contentious probate, contentious divorces, applications under the Mental Capacity Act and Guardianship Infants Act.