Mr Wee Siong Low > CNPLaw LLP > Singapore, Singapore > Lawyer Profile

CNPLaw LLP
600 NORTH BRIDGE ROAD # 13-01
PARKVIEW SQUARE
SINGAPORE 188778
Singapore

Work Department

Banking and Finance,

Corporate Finance – Capital Markets
Corporate Governance
Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

Position

Partner

Career

Wee Siong has a wide and varied practice, encompassing corporate finance, capital markets, takeovers, mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance and corporate governance. He is dual degree and professionally qualified in law and accountancy and was formerly an investment banker and auditor. He is also an independent director of Singapore and Hong Kong listed companies. Wee Siong is recommended by Legal 500 Asia-Pacific for capital markets (2018, 2020 and 2021) and banking and finance (2021) and was named amongst the most influential lawyers aged 40 and under in Singapore (2016) by the Singapore Business Review. He is admitted to the Singapore Bar (2006), to the Roll of Solicitors in England and Wales (2008) and as a Singapore Chartered Accountant (2010).

Recent Transactions 

Advised the sponsor and issue manager on Anchor Resources Limited’s listing on the Catalist Board of the SGX-ST

Advised Samurai 2K Aerosol Limited on its listing on the Catalist Board of the SGX-ST

Advised Geo Energy Resources Limited on its listing on the Mainboard of the SGX-ST

Advised Annica Holdings limited on a rights issue

Advised Centillion Environment & Recycling Limited on a rights issue

Languages

English and Mandarin

Memberships

Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore, admitted 2006

Solicitor of England and Wales, admitted 2008

Chartered Accountant of Singapore, admitted 2010

Education

Bachelor of Law, National University of Singapore, 2005

Bachelor of Accountancy, Nanyang Technological University, 200

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > Capital markets: equity and debt: local firms

CNPLaw LLP‘s corporate finance group, valued for its ‘knowledge and integrity‘, is highly involved in domestic capital markets, advising issuers and underwriters on their debt and equity transactions. The group is able to draw on other strong practices within the firm, that regularly assist with dispute resolution, intellectual property and real estate issues arising from capital markets work. In January 2021, the group was boosted by the arrival of Wee Siong Low  from Wong Tan & Molly Lim LLC, who brought with him expertise in transactions involving Hong Kong-listed companies. Pradeep Kumar Singh is a veteran of the space, often handling IPOs and debt securities issuances. The team is led by Min-Li Tan, praised by clients as  ‘an extremely reliable, attentive, innovative and solution driven lawyer‘.

Singapore > Banking and finance: local firms

CNPLaw LLP‘s team is focused on advising banks, financial institutions and investment funds, as well as corporate borrowers, on domestic and cross-border financing transactions. The group’s experience covers acquisition and leveraged finance, asset and asset-backed financing, debt restructuring and insolvency. Real estate-related finance is a forte for the firm, which is also active in the TMT and shipping arenas. Quek Li Fei heads the department with varied experience pertaining to secured and unsecured lending in Singapore and across borders and a particular specialism in project finance. English-qualified Bill Jamieson is able to provide expertise in financial services regulations. Kenn Lim and Wong Pei-Ling  are also lawyers of note. In January 2021, the team was joined by Low Wee Siong  from Wong Tan & Molly Lim LLC.