Loss of mental capacity

When a person loses his or her mental capacity, a deputy has to be appointed in order to manage that person’s affairs. Major problems can arise when the main or sole breadwinner loses mental capacity suddenly, such as in a motor accident or illness or individuals suffer from special needs.

At IRB Law we have particular expertise in this area of law, and will be able to assist you in obtaining the necessary Court orders.

Please get in touch with us for a free initial consultation so we can better understand your situation and advise on potential next steps and likely costs involved.

Services including…

  • Mental Capacity Act
  • General advisory on Deputyship
  • Deputyship for special needs
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney

Why chose us?


We are committed to resolving
your matter quickly and without
incurring unnecessary costs.

Qualified professionals

Lawyers in Singapore are regulated
by the Law Society to ensure standards
of professional conduct and qualification
are maintained.

Transparent, affordable fees

We believe legal services should
be affordable to all. We offer
transparent, affordable, and
fixed free pricing.

Our deputyship lawyers at IRB

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Mohamed Baiross

Managing Partner

Baiross is the managing partner of IRB Law LLP. He is an experienced lawyer with an excellent reputation across a broad selection of practice areas including divorce, insolvency, crime, probate, syariah, and civil litigation.

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Jeremy Cheong


Jeremy has particular expertise in civil and commercial matters, for both transactional and dispute resolution matters. He regularly handles litigation, international arbitration, insolvency, and restructuring matters.

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Roy'yani Abdul Razak

Senior Associate

Roy'yani is a senior associate at IRB Law. She has an excellent legal mind, excelling in both contentious and non-contentious matters. She advises clients on corporate and civil law, Syariah and Estate Planning.

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Muntaz Binte Zainuddin


Muntaz is a partner in I.R.B. Law and oversees the work of associates as well as manages the firm with the Managing Partner. She holds two degrees from the National University of Singapore.

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