Firm Profile > Simmons & Simmons > Singapore, Singapore
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168 ROBINSON ROAD # 11-01
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Simmons & Simmons is noted for buy-side transactions in the structured products and derivatives space. The team is also present in the sell-side segment. Jason Valoti is 'a great guy' and highly reputed, while Jonathan Quie is an emerging talent.
Simmons & Simmons' banking and finance practice is still dominated by structured trade and commodity finance. The firm is making an impression in margin loans and fund financing. The core team features experienced figures Calvin Tan, Dan Marjanovic and Matthew Cox.
Simmons & Simmons handles all aspects of fund formation and structuring for a multitude of funds, with a focus on private equity, venture capital, real estate and retail funds. Jek Aun Long leads the team and has experience acting for domestic and international clients on the structuring, establishment, registration and marketing of onshore and offshore funds, as well as advising on licensing, regulatory and securities law issues. Senior associate Benedict Tan is also of note.
Simmons & Simmons is a popular choice for listed banks, insurers, funds and asset managers and is regularly instructed to represent employers in highly sensitive cross-border disputes and investigations. Key contact Mohammed Reza specialises in contentious matters involving termination of employment and enforcement of non-compete agreements.
International arbitration Tier 4Simmons & Simmons has an impressive flow of headline cases, including commodity trading and investor-state disputes. Projects and construction, and TMT arbitrations are also prominent for the team led by Amanda Lees.
‘Strong commercial arbitration offering with good understanding of regional markets. Starting to make inroads on investor-State arbitration work too with recent high-profile win for Indonesia in a treaty arbitration.’
‘Eric Chan is responsive, commercial and strategic. Amanda Lees is great to have on your side. She has a no-nonsense attitude and is completely focused on securing her clients’ objectives.’
Government of Republic of Indonesia
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The smartest business solutions come when we work together – international, but operating as one integrated team.
Collaborative, agile and partner-led: that’s Simmons & Simmons. A law firm that challenges, creates new possibilities and offers opinion not just option. A law firm that acts as your business partner and works with you, not for you.
We focus on four highly regulated sectors (asset management and investment funds, financial institutions, healthcare and life sciences and technology, media and telecommunications) – using our specialist skills to understand your business, and the forces at play around it. All grounded in exceptional knowledge of the legal detail.
This is how we consistently deliver smarter, more efficient ways to tackle our clients’ most complex challenges.
|Banking and finance||Dan Marjanovic|
|Banking and finance||Calvin Tan|
|Capital markets (debt and equity)||Jason Valoti|
|Capital markets (debt and equity)||Jonathan Quie|
|Corporate and M&A||Damian Adams|
|Dispute resolution||Joanna Pearson|
|Dispute resolution||Reza Mohammed|
|Intellectual property||John Slater|
|Intellectual property||George Chan|
|Investment funds||Rolfe Hayden|
|Investment funds||Jek-Aun Long|
|Private equity and venture capital||Damian Adams|
|Projects and energy||Eric Lin|
|Projects and energy||Vivien Yang|
|Structured finance and securitisation||Jason Valoti|
|Structured finance and securitisation||Matthew Cox|