Associate Professor Adeline Chong (moderator)
Associate Professor of Law, Singapore Management University
Adeline Chong joined SMU in November 2007. She was formerly a lecturer at the School of Law, University of Nottingham. She obtained First Class Honours from the University of Birmingham and subsequently was awarded a scholarship to pursue a Ph.D in Nottingham. She has published in the leading peer-reviewed journals such as Law Quarterly Review, International and Comparative Law Quarterly, Lloyd’s Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly and the Journal of Private International Law. She is the co-author of Hill and Chong, International Commercial Disputes: Commercial Conflict of Laws in English Courts (Oxford, Hart, 4th edn, 2010). Her work has been cited by the Singapore and New South Wales Court of Appeals, the Singapore and New Zealand High Courts, as well as in leading texts on conflict of laws such as Dicey, Morris and Collins on the Conflict of Laws (15th edition, 2012). She has appeared as an expert on Singapore law before a Finnish court and issued a declaration on Singapore law for a US class action. She is the Project Lead for the Asian Business Law Institute project on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgment Rules in Asia.