12 January 2018 – Straits Law Director, Mr Ahmad Nizam was appointed by the President of Singapore to the panel of advisors to the Youth Court. His role is effective from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2019.
Mr Ahmad Nizam sits among other professionals on the panel, which include ex-school principals, psychiatrists, psychologists, lawyers, sociologists and grassroots leaders. The role of this panel is to inform and advise the Youth Court with respect to any matter or consideration, which may affect the treatment of the youth or any order that may be made in respect of the youth.
Mr Ahmad Nizam received his Letter of Appointment on 12 January 2018 from Mr Desmond Lee, Minister for Social and Family Development, at the MSF Building.