Family Law and General Litigation
Athelia Ong is a leading family law specialist in Singapore. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degree from Singapore Management University. With a client-first philosophy, she approaches each case with a practical lens, understanding and addressing matters from the unique perspective of every client. Athelia handles all family law cases including complex cases involving divorce, probate and wills.
Athelia’s legal practice encompasses a wide array of family law matters, where she effectively represents her clients in various scenarios, including:
- Contentious and non-contentious divorce cases
- Custody, care, and control applications
- Maintenance applications
- Variation applications
- Guardianship applications
- Pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements
- Cross-border legal issues
- Relocation applications
- Deeds of Separation
Athelia’s unwavering dedication to family law is evident in her deep empathy for her clients. She understands the emotional challenges that accompany family disputes and is committed to guiding her clients through these difficult moments with thoughtfulness and precision. She is known for her diligent pursuit of expedient and equitable resolutions, consistently providing practical and cost-effective solutions to her clients.
In her academic journey, Athelia’s commitment to legal excellence extended to assisting prominent academics in their scholarly endeavors. She actively contributed to the publication of a case commentary on mental capacity and a core textbook on trust law, showcasing her dedication to legal research and scholarship.
Beyond her legal career, Athelia is an active and engaged member of her community. She is deeply immersed in the local arts scene and has graced both local and international stages with her performances. Her belief in giving back to society is exemplified through her volunteer work at pro bono clinics and her international volunteering experiences in South Africa.
Athelia Ong’s impressive legal acumen, empathy for her clients, and active engagement in both the legal and arts communities reflect her commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of individuals and society as a whole.