RHT Law congratulates RHT Capital Pte. Ltd. on obtaining the approval-in-principle (AIP) as a continuing sponsor on Catalist from the Singapore Exchange (SGX), with effect from 26th August 2011.
Partners Lawrence Wong and Billy Lau have also received the AIP as Registered Professionals under RHT Capital.
The Children's Cancer Foundation (CCF) and RHT Law signed a memorandum of understanding on 2nd August 2011 to formalise the adoption of CCF as the Firm's principal charity. The Firm is committed to giving back to society, and plans to organise various fundraising events, such as a charity golf fundraiser in 2012, and to also encourage staff to volunteer and participate in CCF's activities.
Executive Director Ms Chee Wai Yee represented CCF in signing the memorandum.
RHT Law hosted members of the media at a cocktail session on the 2nd of August 2011, at the Singapore Cricket Club. The event was attended by more than 10 members of the press who were eager to hear more about the directions forward for RHT Law, as well as her future plans.
Managing Partner Tan Chong Huat stressed that RHT Law is not a new law firm but comprised senior and experienced lawyers. She is led by her 5 Senior Partners and is a people centric, caring, and business driven firm. Striving to be a local international law firm, RHT Law will work with international law firms to expand the offering of international capabilities and networks to clients.
RHT Law commenced business on Saturday, 28 May 2011.
The soft launch was heralded through the opening of the firm's office premises at Six Battery Road by former Court of Appeal Judge Mr LP Thean. Staff and their families were invited for a tour of the new premises which was followed by a celebratory lunch at the Singapore Cricket Club.
RHT Law and RHT Group of Companies currently have the strength of over 100 legal professionals and staff.