Melody is an associate in the Singapore office. Her experience in international arbitration spans a variety of joint venture, shareholder, construction, and infrastructure disputes.

Melody’s experience includes:

  • Acting for the owner of a power plant in Southeast Asia in a dispute with an EPC contractor
  • Acting for a major East Asian beverage company in a joint venture dispute against a state-owned entity
  • Acting for a global agri-company in a shareholders’ dispute arising from a  joint venture in Southeast Asia, which resulted in concurrent arbitration and litigation proceedings in multiple jurisdictions
  • Acting for a major data centre provider in Southeast Asia in a multi-jurisdictional shareholders’ dispute

Melody received her LL.B. degree from the National University of Singapore, where she received prizes for being the best student in her cohort. She also received awards for Best Oralist, Best Memorial, Champion (Singapore), and Semi-Finalist (International) at the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. She was champion of the B.A. Mallal Moot in Singapore and the Asia Cup International Law Moot Court Competition in Tokyo.

Melody won the Essex Court Chambers and Singapore Academy of Law International Mooting Competition as a qualified advocate. She has published on international arbitration in the Singapore Academy of Law Practitioner.