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Mar 3, 2015

Who was appointed as Judicial Commissioner to Supreme Court Bench of Singapore?

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    Mar 3, 2015

    On 27 January 2015 Kannan Ramesh was appointed as Judicial Commissioner to Supreme Court Bench of Singapore for 2 years. Kannan Ramesh was the managing partner of the Tan Kok Quan Partnership. As a lawyer, Ramesh specializes in legal cases related to insolvency and restructuring, dispute resolution, and international arbitration. With this appointment, Singapore's Supreme Court will have a total of 10 Judicial Commissioners, 13 Judges and 5 senior judges. The post of Judicial Commissioner was created in 1986 to get senior counsels from private practices to sit on the bench and help clear the backlog of Supreme Court cases. Judicial Commissioners are appointed for a specific period and have the powers equivalent to a judge of the Supreme Court.

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