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 HTX

3        Applicants with at least five years of relevant legal work handling intellectual property matters and civil litigation/dispute resolution, who are keen on an initial deployment at the Home Team Science & Technology Agency (“HTX”), are kindly requested to also review and ensure that they fully satisfy the criteria set out - under “Requirements” - in the HTX’s write-up before submitting an application 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 Apr 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.