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Kai Zee Liew

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Shook Lin & Bok LLP

Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Kai Zee is a Partner of Shook Lin & Bok LLP. He specialises in local and cross border banking & finance, securitisation and debt restructuring. He has extensive experience in advising on syndicated lending, structured finance, leveraged buy-outs and acquisition finance, structured trade finance, Islamic finance, project finance, property development finance, vessel finance, REIT financing, cross-border finance, sale of debts, debt programmes, rated and unrated commercial mortgage backed securities, securitisation programmes and on and off-balance sheet residential receivables-back securities. He also advises financial institutions on regulatory and compliance matters.

With the knowledge and experience which he has accumulated over the past two decades in his area of practice, Kai Zee is also the legal trainer for a number of banks in Singapore and the region.

Languages

English; Mandarin

Education

LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore (1995); Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore (1997)


Singapore: Banking and finance

Banking and finance – Local firms

Within: Leading individuals

Liew Kai Zee - Shook Lin & Bok LLP

Within: Banking and finance – Local firms

Shook Lin & Bok LLP is continuing to grow its market share of engagements from Asian banks, most notably in relation to acquisition finance, cross-border loans, insolvency and restructuring, and non-performing loan transactions. Clients rate the firm's 'full-service approach' and 'ability to bring in quality teams to support banking and finance transactions'. The firm advised Bank of China (Singapore branch) on the financing for COSCO SHIPPING International (Singapore)'s acquisition of Cogent Holdings.  Stanley Lim works hard to provide a 'streamlined service', while Liew Kai Zee and Pok Eu Jin are also key members of the team. Prakash Raja Segaran has joined Allen & Overy.

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