Alvin Cheng


Alvin Cheng

Senior Lecturer; Consultant

School of Law, Singapore University of Social Sciences
Aequitas Law LLP

Mediation Experience

Alvin is an Associate Mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC), a Volunteer Mediator with the State Courts of Singapore, and a Senior Mediator under the Law Society Mediation Scheme. He also mediates cases under the Healthcare Mediation Scheme and the Employment Dispute Mediation Scheme.  

He is an Accredited Mediator with the Regent’s University (School of Psychotherapy and Psychology), London. He has received advanced negotiations and mediation training from the Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University School of Law, as well as training on conflict coaching by Conflict Coaching International. Alvin has also participated in the Inter-Cultural Pilot Program to develop criteria for inter-cultural mediator training and IMI Certification – a program conducted by the International Mediation Institute (IMI) Inter-Cultural Task Force.

Alvin is a member of SMC’s Adjunct Training Faculty. He has trained professionals from education, medical, legal, and public sectors, and he has also conducted mediation training for grassroots and community leaders, foreign dignitaries, as well as the Thai and Myanmar judiciary.

Career Background

Alvin is a lawyer, a mediator and an academic.


Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of London

Master of Laws, University of London