Chambers Global (2019)
Banking & Finance - Band 3
What the team is known for
Established and experienced team handling a comprehensive range of finance matters, on behalf of both Malaysian and international banks. Particularly well placed to advise on energy-related project finance, the team also handles syndicated loans, acquisition and asset finance, restructuring and Islamic finance. Conversant in both conventional and Islamic finance, the firm has additional expertise regarding DCM and fintech. Fiona Sequerah and Christopher Lee are key points of contact for clients.
Corporate/M&A - Band 3
Ranked Lawyers: Christopher Lee - Band 3, Yon See Ting - Recognised Practitioner
Christopher Lee is well regarded for his experience handling M&A deals, with commentators describing him as "a pleasure to work with." He also handles joint ventures and takeovers, and is especially adept at advising on infrastructure projects.
Shipping (Expertise Based Abroad) - Singapore
Ranked Lawyer: Jainil Bhandari
Jainil Bhandari is qualified to practise in both Singapore and Malaysia and regularly acts for shipping companies and insurers on contentious matters involving cargo damage and contamination, collisions, and wreck removal. He acted for QBE Insurance in a USD2 million dispute following an allision incident with a jetty at a power station project in Port Dickson, in Malaysia.