Sara is an Associate with Silvester Legal LLC. Since entering practice, she has experience in handling a wide spectrum of cases through all levels of the Singapore Courts. Her core practice focuses on Family Law and Estate Planning. She recognises that trust and confidence are key to building lasting relationships with clients.
Sara has represented clients in various matrimonial proceedings. She has also assisted in a variety of contentious, non-contentious, and high net worth divorce matters, with issues ranging from complex matrimonial asset division to custody disputes. She represents clients in enforcement proceedings and has also helped clients in adoption proceedings.
One of the notable decisions that Sara has been involved in is the decision of the Singapore Court of Appeal case TIC v TID  SGCA 75, wherein it was held for the first time that the party who would take over the matrimonial share of the matrimonial property should solely bear the ongoing mortgage and property tax payments pending the transfer of the matrimonial property.
Besides these, Sara is also well versed in dealing with civil and commercial disputes where she has acted for individuals and companies. She also advises on other personal legal matters such as probate matters, the drafting of Wills and Lasting Power of Attorney.
Patient, dedicated and compassionate, Sara ensures the best results for her clients by providing sound solutions with a keen practical awareness of clients’ needs and demands. She endeavours to resolve her clients’ worries and at the same time act in their best interests.
Media & Publications
- TIC v TID  SGCA 75 – Court of Appeal case