This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 9 Sep 2020 by Mr Gan Chong Chieh, Ms Diana Cheak and moderated by Mr Ryan Cheong. Please visit to register for upcoming talks.


Many small-medium enterprises (SMEs) are founded and operated as partnerships. In order to avoid surprises and disputes, partners should understand how a partnership is dissolved and its assets distributed. Join us for this online talk in which our speakers will explain the ways to dissolve a partnership under the Partnership Act 1961 and the legal principles involved in distributing partnership assets upon dissolution.

Talk points:

● Definition of partnership
● Types of partnerships
● Dissolution of partnership under the Partnership Act 1961
● Distribution of partnership assets upon dissolution

Speakers: Gan Chong Chieh (Partner) & Diana Cheak (Senior Associates) Moderator: Ryan Cheong (Pupil in chambers)

A copy of the talk slides in PDF format is available for download here.

Partnership Dissolution and Distribution of Partnership Assets

9 September, 2020


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