Appointment as an LSO

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

(a)     We invite interested applicants who satisfy the eligibility criteria/requirements and wish to consider a long term career in the Singapore Legal Service as an LSO and to be initially deployed at one of the Legal Service Departments/Divisions/Ministries/Legal Units to complete and submit the application form.

(b)     The applicants who are interested in a long term career in the Singapore Legal Service are kindly requested to:

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

           (ii) complete and submit applications within three weeks (this is in view that any "saved" drafts
           that are not "submitted" within three weeks from the date that the application is "started" in the
           system would, for data protection purposes, be "automatically purged" and a fresh/new
           application would be required).

(c)     Please kindly note the following in connection with data protection:

           (i) all applications that are received would, within two weeks from submission by the applicant,
           be "automatically purged"; and

           (ii) all drafts of applications that are currently "saved" and/or "residing" in the system and have
           not been "submitted" would be "automatically purged" by 18 Jan 2021.


Targeted Recruitment for initial deployment at the State Courts

(d)     Applicants with preferably at least seven years of relevant legal work, particularly in civil litigation and dispute resolution and/or criminal law, who are keen on an initial deployment at the State Courts are kindly requested to also review and ensure that they fully satisfy the criteria set out - under “Requirements” - in the State Courts’ write-up before submitting an application by 15 Feb 2021 to the LSC Secretariat.