Nicolas Tang is the Managing Director of Farallon Law Corporation, a law firm that serves individuals and small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Nicolas has extensive practice experience at top international and local law firms. He set up Farallon Law Corporation to bring that same level of service to individuals and SMEs at affordable rates. For SMEs, he specialises in commercial litigation and drafting contracts. For individuals, he takes on litigation and provides common legal services.
2013 to 2014
Flextronics International, Singapore
Corporate Counsel for Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia
2011 to 2013
Baker & McKenzie Wong & Leow, Singapore
Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity, Venture Capital, Investment Funds, Compliance
Hadiputranto Hadinoto & Partners, Jakarta
Corporate and Commercial, Mergers and Acquisitions
2006 to 2011
Sidley Austin, Hong Kong
International Finance, Banking, Structured Finance and Securitisation, Corporate Finance, Private Equity, Investment Funds, Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Allen & Overy Shook Lin & Bok JLV, Singapore
International Capital Markets and Investment Funds
2001 to 2004
Drew & Napier LLC, Singapore
Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Arbitration, Criminal Law
Nicolas graduated from the University of Nottingham with a LL.B. (Hons) in 2000 and completed his Diploma in Singapore Law at the National University of Singapore in 2001.
He was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 2002, the Roll of Solicitors of England and Wales in 2006, the New York Bar in 2009, and qualified as a Hong Kong Solicitor in 2009.
Nicolas has extensive practice experience at top local and international law firms. He regularly advises clients on matters such as shareholder agreements, loan agreements, franchise agreements, and other business transactions.
Nicolas started his career handling disputes under Senior Counsel Davinder Singh, and went on to gain extensive practice experience at top local and international law firms. He has a high level of expertise, and represents his SME clients in disputes at affordable rates.
Media & Publications
- Well known Two Oceans production house closing – leaving freelancers’ fees ‘unpaid’ – The Straits, Time, 4 June 2016
- 4 Turkish nationals jailed for cheating at RWS Casino – Channel Newsasia, 7 October 2015
Services & Fees
- Building and Construction Claims
- Civil Litigation
- Commercial Disputes
- Contractual Disputes
- Copyright Infringement
- Criminal Defence
- Debt Recovery
- Debt Recovery for Companies
- Drafting Contracts
- Drafting IOU / Debt Acknowledgment
- Intellectual Property Advice
- Magistrate's Complaint
- Medical Negligence
- Personal Injury
- Renovation Claims
- Shareholder Disputes
- Trademark Infringement
- Winding Up of Companies