P O Ram

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Periowsamy Otharam, more affectionately known as P O Ram, is a consultant with Straits Law Practice LLC’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice. He commenced his legal career in the Singapore Legal Service as Deputy Public Prosecutor in the Attorney-General’s Chambers. Thereafter, he served in various appointments including appointed as Senior State Counsel.

P O Ram also has extensive experience in the field of parliamentary work. He served as Clerk of Parliament and Secretary of the Presidential Council for Minority Rights from 1995 to 2005. He was later appointed as Secretary-General of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Association from 2013 to 2016. After an illustrious career in public service, P O Ram entered into private practice. His areas of practice include civil and criminal litigation.

For his contributions to public service, Periowsamy Otharam was conferred the Public Service Star (Bar) in 2012 for his services as Chairman of the Board of Visitors (Drug Rehabilitation Centres and Anti-Inhalant Abuse Centres).