Appointment as an LSO

Applications for possible appointment to the Singapore Legal Service as a Legal Service Officer (“an LSO”)


         We invite interested applicants who satisfy the eligibility criteria/requirements and wish to consider a career in the Singapore Legal Service as an LSO to complete and submit the application form (DOCX, 207.18 KB).

2      The applicants who are interested in a career in the Singapore Legal Service are kindly requested to:

(a) review and ensure that they fully satisfy the eligibility criteria/requirements set out under the section "Eligibility for Appointment as an LSO" before submitting the completed application form to; and 

(b) enclose a scanned version of all relevant supporting documents. 


Targeted Recruitment for initial deployment at the Legal Policy Group, Ministry of Law

3     Applicants with at least five years of post-qualification experience, who are keen on an initial deployment at the Legal Policy Group of the Ministry of Law ("MinLaw"), are kindly requested to also review and ensure that they fully satisfy the criteria set out - under "Requirements/Eligibility Criteria" - in the MinLaw's write-up (PDF, 376.76 KB) before submitting an application by 6 Jul 2022 to the LSC Secretariat. 



4     The next sets of recruitment interviews for the eligible applicants whose shortlisting for an interview is approved are - for the present - targeted for Jun 2022.

5          Please note that all eligible applicants are required to provide/include in their application - for the consideration of the relevant Legal Service Shortlisting/Interview Panel - the following (in not more than one page each [in Arial; font size 14] with their name at the bottom left corner):

(a) a Personal Statement; and

(b) a Write-up
on why he/she is applying to the Legal Service for consideration for possible shortlisting for an interview for possible appointment as an LSO and how and what he/she can contribute to the Legal Service and the administration of justice.