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Stephenson Harwood LLP

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Huay Yee is a shipping and offshore finance partner. She has a long track record of advising on high value and complex transactions for clients. Her experience encompasses a wide range of asset classes including offshore assets and maritime containers.

Huay Yee has experience representing lenders, owners, private equity houses and lessees, advising them on international financing transactions including export credit supported financings and tax-leveraged leasing structures. Additionally, she has also advised clients on international security enforcement actions and restructurings, particularly those arising from insolvency and corporate rehabilitation proceedings.

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > Shipping: foreign firms

Stephenson Harwood LLP has a large team of long-term Singapore shipping specialists. It is highly rated for ship finance, shipping disputes and major restructurings and insolvencies in the shipping sector. It has built out its client base from a lender-oriented practice to one that has a much higher number of shipowners. It also represents a number of major Chinese lessors and is making a further impression in the commodities field. Gregg Johnston is a leading name in ship and offshore finance, along with distressed debt situations, restructurings and workouts. Iain Young is another senior practitioner in ship finance, along with younger name Gregory Xu, and Huay Yee Kwan is noted for PRC leasing matters. Michelle Yong and John Simpson are experienced practitioners in shipping and trade disputes. Pedram Norton was promoted to partner in May 2022. Managing associate Jeffrey Tanner also impresses.