The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Norton Rose Fulbright

9 STRAITS VIEW, MARINA ONE WEST TOWER, #09-09 SINGAPORE 018937, SINGAPORE
Tel:
Work +65 6223 7311
Email:
Web:
www.nortonrosefulbright.com

Sheela Moorthy

Tel:
Work +65 6309 5342
Email:
Norton Rose Fulbright

Work Department

Corporate, M&A and securities

Career

https://www.nortonrosefulbright.com/en/people/122840


Malaysia

Foreign firms

Within: Foreign firms

Norton Rose Fulbright's practice is well known for its strength in energy-related banking and finance matters. Stephen Begley assisted a nine-lender consortium with their multibillion-dollar financing of a local project. Sheela Moorthy advised a corporation on the listing of two subsidiaries on the Bursa Malaysia. Ben Smith, who heads the practice jointly with Begley, handled some high-value energy-sector work.

[back to top]

Singapore: Corporate and M&A

Corporate and M&A – Foreign firms

Within: Corporate and M&A – Foreign firms

Norton Rose Fulbright is a leading player in financial institutions (including insurance), shipping and transport, mining and commodities, and private equity transactions. India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Malaysia, Laos and Vietnam are key markets for the team, which is praised for its 'innovation' and 'global reach'. Sheela Moorthy leads the team, which includes the 'very personable and approachable' Craig Loveless. Anna Tipping is also recommended for insurance-sector deals.

[back to top]

Singapore: Financial services regulatory

Financial services regulatory – Foreign firms

Within: Financial services regulatory – Foreign firms

Norton Rose Fulbright is well known for its cross-border compliance expertise, where the firm is able to field multi-disciplinary teams drawn from a number of jurisdictions. The team is well versed in assisting clients with complying with the requirements of the Singapore Monetary Authority, with recent work in this area relating to technology risk management and outsourcing. In addition to its advisory work, it regularly collaborates with Ascendant Legal LLC, with which the firm is in a formal law alliance with, in respect of litigation matters. The team has handled investigations in the financial services sector and advised on licensing issues for fintech start-ups. Managing partner Yu-En Ong, Wilson Ang,  Sheela Moorthy and Anna Tipping are key names. The 'very commercial' Stella Cramer is also noted, especially for her expertise in the TMT space.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in Singapore

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to