Rajan Supramaniam is a Senior Lawyer at Regent Law LLC. Rajan previously had practiced at Hilborne Law LLC as a Legal Associate, a Director, Senior Director, Managing Director and was a Consultant at Edmond Pereira Law Corporation.
Rajan graduated with his first degree from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Arts in English, Political Science, Philosophy and with a Master’s Degree in English Literature. He subsequently obtained his LLB ( Hons ) degree & qualified as a Barrister-at-law ( Lincolns Inn ) in England & Wales before he was called to the Singapore Bar & admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore.
Prior to becoming a Lawyer, Rajan worked at SGH Pathology Department (Mortuary),was a School Teacher and worked at United World College, was a Director at Ramakrishna Mission Counselling Centre, an Oral History Officer with National Archives. As an Oral History Officer, he has interviewed hundreds of people in Singapore including Senior Lawyers, Court staff and the late Singapore Supreme Court Judges Mr Justice Choor Singh and MR Justice Punch Coomarasamy.
He was also a Senior ranking Prison Officer in the Singapore Prison Service and was involved in rehabilitation, investigation, training, counselling, planning & operations work, handling criminal law detainees, death row prisoners and other criminal offenders. While in practice as a Lawyer, he was appointed in the Singapore Police Force & held the rank of a Police Inspector ( V ) giving Law Lectures and presently is a Legal Advisor at the Meet- the Peoples-Session at Yew Tee GRC PAP.
Rajan is an experienced Criminal lawyer who has defended murder, drug trafficking, sexual and other criminal offenders. He has more than 20 years of experience at all levels of Singapore Courts, including State Court, Family Court, Military Court, High Court and the Court of Appeal.
Rajan is on the Legal Assistance Scheme for Capital Offences, murder and drugs (LASCO) and acts for Criminal Legal Aid “CLAS” cases to assist the poor on a Pro bono basis. Rajan is an Adjunct Lecturer with Law Schools and a Legal Advisor to MNC Coporations, Companies and Charitable Institutions.
Rajan is a qualified Mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre and is on the State Courts, Small Claims Tribunal and Singapore Law Society Panel of Mediators. He is a Commissioner for Oaths & a Notary Public.
In criminal cases, Rajan has represented clients during the pre-investigation stages, making representations, securing bails and has conducted trials. He has obtained discharges, police warnings with no further actions and acquittals for thefts, robbery, rioting, unlawful assembly, outraging of modesty & also managed to get MTO’s and probations for video upskirts cases, Law’s under Covid-19
( Temporary Measures Act )& had the offences compounded or with fines for his clients. He has also defended clients for murder, drugs, rape, cheating, money laundering, Criminal Defamation, Domestic Maid Abuse, Traffic Offences, offences under the Official Secrets Act.
Rajan is a lawyer for the common man and has the heart for everyone and does his best. He says he has given his best to the profession and has been representing clients with proven results. He prides himself giving practical advice and finds creative solutions to his clients issues and cases. His practice is based his passion for law and good client care with resonable fees.
Rajan’s performance in the Courtroom has been appreciated by both clients and Judges. He handles each case with passion, commitment, conviction and fearlessly defends people who are singaporeans, expatriates and international clients.
Rajan’s area of practice :
- Drug Trafficking
- Drug Consumption offences
- Sexual offences
- Rape/Upskirt/ molest
- Unlawful Assembly
- Corporate Crime
- Computer Crime
- Juvenile Offences
- Magistrate’s Complaint/Private Summons
- Offences under POHA
- Defamation / Harrassment
- Representations / Plea Bargaining
- Rash Act
- Corruption offences
- Theft Offences
- Causing hurt ( 323, 324, 325, 326 Penal Code Offences
- MOM Cases
- Immigration cases
- Customs cases
- Traffic Offences
- Money Laudering offences
- Rioting / Unlawful Assembly
- LTA Offences
- Customs Offences
- Laws Under Covid-19 (Temporary Measures Act)
In criminal cases, Rajan has represented clients during the pre-investigation and investigation stages, making representations, securing bail and conducting trials. In many cases he represented, clients got off with police warnings, discharges, acquittals, probation, short detention orders, mandatory treatment orders and fines without jail terms and criminal conviction records.
Media & Publications
Talking Points on ChannelNewsAsia
He has been featured in local newspapers ,The Straits Times, Tamil Murasu, The New Paper and TodayONLINE regularly and has given his perspectives, expertise and opinions on law related issues,
Services & Fees
Flexible Legal Fees
- Commercial Disputes
- Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)
- Debt Recovery
- Deed Polls (Name Change)
- MCST Disputes
- Contract Review
- Criminal Defence
- Employment Disputes
- Notary Public
- Commercial Crime and Regulatory Compliance
- Probate and Letters of Administration
- Syariah Divorce
- Sale and Purchase of Business
- Landlord-Tenant Disputes
- Drafting IOU / Debt Acknowledgment
- Magistrate's Complaint
- Renovation Claims
- Contractual Disputes
- Civil Litigation
- Drafting Contracts
- Personal Protection Order
- Protection From Harassment Order
- Commissioner for Oaths
- Mental Capacity Act applications
- Personal Injury
- Setting up a business
- Power of Attorney
- Debt Recovery for Companies
- Information / Cybersecurity Review