Tan Lay Kuan

Managing Partner

Email laykuan@yslklegal.com


Ms. Tan Lay Kuan is a founding partner of Messrs Yeoh Shim Siow & Lay Kuan.

Her practice covers a broad range of areas including defamation, family law, corporate and commercial, land and real estate, tenancy disputes, and strata management issues.

Lay Kuan has been appointed to advise on civil, corporate, construction, contracts, commercial and property related matters by shopping malls, developers, listed companies in Singapore and E-Commerce Companies.

Prior to forming Messrs Yeoh Shim Siow & Lay Kuan, she practised at her own firm, Messrs Lay Kuan & Co, after working closely with Y.A. Tuan Nadzarin bin Wok Nordin (prior to his appointment to the judiciary) in Messrs Nadzarin Kuok Puthucheary & Tan.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Contracts Disputes
  • Defamation
  • Family and Matrimonial Disputes
  • Insolvency & Debt Recovery
  • Land & Property Disputes
  • Strata Management Matters
  • Tenancy Disputes
  • Civil Litigation


  • LLB (Hons), Aberystwyth University
  • Certificate in Legal Practice
  • Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya