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Latham & Watkins LLP

Timothy Hia

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Indonesia

Foreign firms

Within: Foreign firms

Latham & Watkins LLP has a strong track record in Indonesian projects and finance transactions. Noteworthy names from the team include Michael Sturrock, who focuses on corporate mandates; Timothy Hia, who is an expert in bank and acquisition financings; and project finance specialist Clarinda Tjia-Dharmadi.

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Malaysia

Foreign firms

Within: Foreign firms

Especially strong in large corporate and finance transactions, including Islamic finance, the 'top-notch' team at Latham & Watkins LLP is 'always on its toes to respond to queries and concerns'. Praised for its 'extensive industry knowledge', it is led by corporate finance expert Sharon Lau, who acted for CIMB Investment Bank and J.P. Morgan as placement agents on Khazanah's sale of its shares in CIMB Group Holdings. Along with Michael Sturrock, she also advised a food retail company on its proposed IPO on the Bursa Malaysia. Corporate expert Marcus Lee made partner in 2018; finance expert Timothy Hia is another name to note.

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Singapore: Banking and finance

Banking and finance ‚Äď Foreign firms

Within: Banking and finance ‚Äď Foreign firms

Latham & Watkins LLP is recognised for its expertise in acquisition finance, especially for private equity sponsors such as Warburg Pincus and Partners Group. Lead partner Timothy Hia is noted for his experience across banking and finance products and capital markets transactions, including advising clients on various financing options. He was a key partner in the firm's advice to the lenders on the debt restructuring of PT Bumi Resources.  Clarinda Tjia-Dharmadi is recommended for Indonesia transactions, while Stephen McWilliams is a leader in project finance.

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