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Ying Ming Ho

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Shook Lin & Bok LLP

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Corporate; Mergers & Acquisitions; Private Equity & Venture Capital; Technology, Media & Telecommunications


Ying Ming is a Partner of Shook Lin & Bok LLP. He practises in the areas of corporate and corporate finance, and he has extensive experience in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, complex corporate restructuring and reorganisations, as well as private equity investments. He has advised global private equity and venture capital firms, financial institutions, emerging growth companies, sovereign wealth funds and multinational corporates in an extensive range of corporate transactions, including public takeovers, private acquisitions and joint ventures.


English; Mandarin


LLB (Hons), National University of Singapore (2002); Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore (2003); Solicitor, England & Wales (2005); Attorney and Counselor-at-law, State of New York (2009)

Singapore: Corporate and M&A

Corporate and M&A – Local firms

Within: Corporate and M&A – Local firms

Shook Lin & Bok LLP is steadily increasing its market share of higher-value deals, including public takeover work. It provides 'Magic Circle quality of advice' and 'exceptional value'. The young partnership team has substantial international law firm experience and has deep connections to banks, other financial institutions and multinational corporates. It advised the joint financial advisers to Nesta Investment Holdings on its S$16bn takeover of Global Logistic Properties. It also acted for TVS Asianics, the logistics service provider, in its acquisition of Pan Asia Logistics Group’s freight forwarding and contract logistics businesses. David Chong and Teo Mae Shaan are praised for their 'quality of advice, international experience, communication and intensity of engagement'. Michelle Phang, who previously practised in London, and Ho Ying Ming are also key partners, with the latter having a strong background in private equity and venture capital. Gwendolyn Gn provides further public takeover experience.

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Singapore: TMT

TMT – Local firms

Within: TMT – Local firms

Shook Lin & Bok LLP acts for IT and telecoms sector clients and investors on IP, financing and asset acquisition. Its client roster ranges from early stage local start-ups to well-known international corporations including Amazon, Billboard, SoftBank and WPP Group. It acted for a fintech company in its successful negotiations with the Monetary Authority of Singapore concerning its remittance licence application to provide services in the international payment industry. Key contacts in the team include David Chong, Eric Chan  and Ho Ying Ming.

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