Colin Ng & Partners has hired Sean La’Brooy from Wee Tay & Lim as a partner to lead its new professional liability and insurance practice group.

La’Brooy specialises in professional (including medical) liability disputes, disciplinary proceedings, international arbitration, dispute resolution, construction and engineering, and insurance matters.

La Brooy’s appointment means Singapore-based Colin Ng & Partners now has 17 partners for a total of 50 lawyers.