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Shook Lin & Bok LLP
1 ROBINSON ROAD
#18-00 AIA TOWER
SINGAPORE 048542
Singapore

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)

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > Banking and finance: local firms

(Hall of Fame)

Liew Kai ZeeShook Lin & Bok LLP

Shook Lin & Bok LLP is praised by its banking and finance clients for ‘going the extra mile to provide assistance’, combining transactional experts, with specialists in financial services regulations, insolvency, restructuring and banking litigation. The group is regularly instructed on complex cross-border transactions, with a notable presence for asset, leveraged and asset financing, and a strong track record in green finance projects. Heading the group is Liew Kai Zee, whose practice centres around domestic and cross-border acquisition and structured finance. Stanley Lim spends his time working on bilateral and syndicated loans; while Marilyn See is called upon for debt capital markets work. Clement Khoo is also noted for acquisition financings. In January 2021, real estate finance expert Paul Goh was promoted to partner.