Digital lasting power of attorney: The Singapore story. 3 October 2023
The next meeting of the STEP City of London Branch will be held as a live webcast via Zoom on:
“Digital Lasting Power of Attorney: The Singapore Story” Presentation by the Singapore Office of the Public Guardian
Presenters & bios:
Ms Regina Chang heads the Office of the Public Guardian, a division of the Ministry of Social and Family Development, Singapore.
Her previous appointments include serving as a District Judge and Assistant Registrar of the Family Justice Courts from 1997 to 2015. Her core duties were to mediate or hear divorce; child custody; child/spousal support; family violence; mental capacity, probate and adoption cases. From 1990 to 1997, she was a State Counsel and Deputy Public Prosecutor of the Attorney-General’s Chambers, Singapore where she advised, represented and drafted documents for the Singapore Government in civil suits and international bi-lateral talks; rendered legal advice to Government Ministries and prosecuted criminal cases.
She was seconded to the Office of the Public Guardian as the Public Guardian on 1 January 2016.
- Emilyn Teo
Ms Emilyn Teo is part of the LPA Registry and Stakeholder Engagement & Outreach teams in the Office of the Public Guardian, a division of the Ministry of Social and Family Development, Singapore. The teams support the Public Guardian’s functions of maintaining a register of LPAs, and raising awareness and adoption of LPAs.