Ms Stefanie Yuen Thio > TSMP Law Corporation > Singapore, Singapore > Lawyer Profile

TSMP Law Corporation

Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate and Equity Capital Markets


Joint Managing Partner, Head of Corporate


Stefanie specialises in mergers, acquisitions and privatisations; equity capital markets; debt capital markets, banking and finance; corporate restructurings and schemes of arrangement; cross-border investments; joint ventures; corporate advisory; employment; regulatory and licensing advice. Clients include MNCs, listed companies and banks.

Presently the Joint Managing Partner of TSMP Law Corporation and heads the corporate practice department. Trained at Khattar Wong & Partners, qualified in 1994. Publications of note: Named Leading/Recommended/Key Practitioner in: The Legal 500 Asia Pacific – Capital Markets (since 2006); The Legal 500 Asia Pacific – Corporate/M&A (2012 & 2013); Chambers – Corporate/M&A Global (2007 to 2013); Chambers – Banking & Finance (2011 to 2013); Chambers Global – Leading Individual (2014); Asialaw – Corporate Commercial (2006); Asialaw – Mergers & Acquisitions (2007 to 2013); Asialaw – Corporate Practice (2007 to 2013); Asialaw Leading Lawyer (2014); Legal Who’s Who Singapore Corporate Commercial (2003/2004); IFLR 1000 – Capital Markets (2007 to 2014); IFLR 1000 – Corporate Finance (2007 to 2014); Corporate/M&A, PLC Which Lawyer? Yearbook (2008); Cross-border Handbooks – Mergers and Acquisitions – Corporate/M&A (2011/12).


English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Basic French.


Member, Singapore Academy of Law; Member, Corporate Practice Committee and Ethics Committee, Law Society of Singapore; Member, Council of Law Society of Singapore (2009 – July 2011).


National University of Singapore, LL.B. (Hons). Admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor to the Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore on 26 March 1994.


Member, governing council, Dover Park Hospice, Singapore-registered charity (2007-2012) and chairperson of fundraising. Volunteer, Project Law Help, a pro bono initiative of the Law Society of Singapore providing free legal services to charitable organisations. Director of Operation Smile Singapore Ltd (2006-2017) and Community Foundation of Singapore and Secretary of iC2 Prephouse, all registered Singapore charities.

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > Corporate and M&A: local firms

(Leading individuals)

Stefanie Yuen ThioTSMP Law Corporation

Lawyers of TSMP Law Corporation are acclaimed for their takeover, M&A and privatisation capabilities. Stefanie Yuen Thio serves as one of the go-to names in the market for headline transactions and IPOs; she co-heads the team alongside Jennifer Chia and June Ho.

Singapore > Capital markets: equity and debt: local firms

With domestic and international corporates at the core of its client base, TSMP Law Corporation is noted for its experience in advising on the launching of IPOs on the Main and Catalist boards of the Singapore Exchange. Founding partner Stefanie Yuen Thio heads up the firm’s transactional team, and advises on a range of equity and debt listings in Singapore. Typical instructions range from IPOs to secondary fundraisings and reverse takeovers.