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CHANG Chi Yao, Benjamin

Chang Chi Yao, Benjamin

Practice Trainee



Juris Doctor, Singapore Management University
Post Graduate Diploma in Education, Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Bachelor of Science in Life Sciences, National University of Singapore
Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, National University of Singapore



Benjamin is a Practice Trainee who has had prior exposure to both contentious and non-contentious trademark matters. Ever since then, he has been intrigued by the inner mechanics on the application of the law and hopes to use what he had learnt to apply to the area under Intellectual Property Law.

During his studies in the National University of Singapore, he was awarded a scholarship by the state of Baden-Württemberg, Germany and from the University of Heidelberg. He had the opportunity to work with the brilliant minds of the German Cancer Research in Heidelberg before joining the teaching profession. He had taught students from varied abilities including the gifted programme.

Benjamin has a varied interest ranging from the latest development in science and technology to law and even languages. He reads both German and Italian and is fluent in Mandarin and English.