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Si Sen Choo

Counsel
+65.6713.0231
Fax +65.6538.1311
Mr. Choo’s legal career spans more than 45 years, starting as a Deputy Public Prosecutor and the State Counsel in the legal service, before going into private practice.

Mr. Choo has substantive experience in conveyancing matters and has handled criminal cases ranging from minor to capital offences, from traffic offences and rioting to high profile murder cases in the High Court.

Mr. Choo has been actively involved in community service most of his life notwithstanding his busy schedule and for his tireless efforts, he was bestowed several awards by the nation.

He is also the Legal Advisor to a wide variety of Association and Organizations, Clans, Martial Arts Association and Religious Organizations. In addition, he was a member of the Panel of Legal Assessors of the Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners Board for a period of 3 years from 1 September 2006 to 31 August 2009.

Professional Background

Upon graduation from the University of Singapore on 18 June 1967, he joined the Attorney-General’s Chambers as a State Counsel and Deputy Public Prosecutor in 1967 for 3 years. He was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore on 12 August 1970 to commence his legal practice in criminal, civil, family and corporate matters.

Achievements

  • Pangat Bakti Masyarakat (PBM), 1989
  • Bintang Bakti Masyarakat (BBM), 2005
  • 35-year long service award from 1975 to 2010 by the Minister for Home Affairs, 2010
  • Justice of the Peace, 2000 to 2020

Professional/Civic Activities

  • Ministry Of Home Affairs, Criminal Law Advisory Committee (Hearing), Member, 1974 to 1982, Alternate Chairman, 1982 to 1994, Chairman, 1994 to 2010
  • Ministry Of Home Affairs, Criminal Law Review Board, Member, 1994 to 2008, Alternate Chairman, 2008 to 2010
  • Ministry Of Law, Community Mediator
  • Marriage Solemnizer, Deputy Registrar of Marriage, 2001 to 2020
  • Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industries (SCCCI) - Council Member, 1989 to 1999 and Honorary Council Member, 1999 to 2019
  • Member of Monetary Authority of Singapore Disciplinary Action Appeals Panel, 2014 to 2020
  • Honorary Legal Advisor to many Trade / Clan Associations