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This is a biography of Wee Chong Jin, Singapore’s first Asian Chief Justice who laid the foundation for a strong and independent judiciary. The book sketches out his character in detail through an analysis of his judgments and as gleaned from his interview conducted by the Oral History Centre. Learn of his thoughts, his values, his interests, his achievements and the controversies leading up to his appointment and during his tenure. The First Chief: Wee Chong Jin – A Judicial Portrait is a written work of art which depicts the times, cases and people during Wee Chong Jin’s life and legal career. Read it for a full appreciation of his contributions to the Judiciary and judicial system of Singapore.
Author(s)/Editor(s)/Contributor(s): John Koh
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