WONG Meng Meng, Senior Counsel, founded WongPartnership in 1992, and the Firm ranks amongst the top law firms in Singapore today. Meng Meng retired from the Partnership in 2006, but remains with the Firm as Founder-Consultant, a position that aptly acknowledges his role as the man who, in the words of The Straits Times in its 16 December 2006 article, "set up a law firm that achieved a meteoric rise to prominence."
Meng Meng is an accredited arbitrator with various professional and jurisdictional institutions including the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC). He now acts mainly as Arbitrator or Counsel in selected cases.
Meng Meng graduated from the University of Singapore and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 1972. He was among the pioneer batch of Senior Counsel appointed in January 1997.
Meng Meng is an accredited Adjudicator under the Building & Construction Industry Security of Payment Act (Cap 30B), and a member of the Competition Appeal Board set up under the Competition Act.
Meng Meng is a Past President of The Law Society of Singapore and a Member of the Advisory Board of the Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore. He had served previously as Vice-President of Singapore Academy of Law, a member of the Military Court of Appeal, and the Advisory Committee of the SIAC.
Meng Meng sits on the Board of several public and other companies including United Overseas Bank Limited and Mapletree Industrial Trust Management Ltd. He is also an Advisor to the Silver Industry Standards Committee. He was awarded the Public Service Medal in 2001.
While in active practice, Meng Meng was consistently acknowledged as one of the world's leading lawyers in leading directories such as The International Who's Who of Commercial Litigators, PLC Cross-border Dispute Resolution: Arbitration Handbook, The International Who's Who of Construction Lawyers and Best Lawyers, amongst others.
The Euromoney Legal Media Group identified Meng Meng as one of the world's leading litigation lawyers and also ranked him as one of the top five litigation lawyers in Singapore. He was recognised in Expert Guides’ Guide to the World’s Leading White Collar Crime Lawyers, 3rd Edition in 2008. The Legal 500: Asia Pacific, from year 2001 to 2010, had identified Meng Meng as a leading individual in Singapore for dispute resolution work. He was also recognised for Corporate Governance work in Singapore by PLC Which Lawyer – Directors’ Duties & Liabilities in 2009.