Charmian Aw Photo

Charmian understands the strategic value that technology and data use can unlock. With a 16 year track record and counting under her belt, Charmian's practice focuses on navigating the increasingly complex, evolving and diverse legal landscape in the Asia Pacific.


  • National University of Singapore, 2005, LL.B., (Hons)

  • Singapour

Récompenses et distinctions

  • Ranked for Singapore Technology, Media, Telecoms (TMT): Domestic, Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2019-2023
  • Listed as an expert in Data and Telecoms, Media & Entertainment, Who’s Who Legal, 2017 - 2022 
  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Singapore for Media Law, 2022 - 2023
  • Recognised as one of one of ‘40 Under 40’ data attorneys in the world, Global Data Review, 2018
  • Recognised as “equipped, proactive and approachable”, Asialaw Profiles, 2018
  • Ranked as ‘Most Highly Regarded Individual’ in TMT and recognised for her reputation for “excellence and achievement” founded on her “extensive experience”, and praised for the “breadth and depth of [her] data protection law knowledge” , Who’s Who Legal, 2016
  • “Recommended for corporate-related TMT [technology, media and telecommunications] and data privacy work”, Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2016
  • Singled out as one of ‘40 Under 40’ bright legal minds in the region, Asian Legal Business (2015)
  • Recognised as one of Singapore’s 40 most influential lawyers aged 40 and under, Singapore Business Review, 2015


  • Fellow of Information Privacy and member, International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional for Asia (CIPP/A)
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional for Europe (CIPP/E)
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional for the United States (CIPP/US)
  • Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM)