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Morgan Lewis Stamford LLC

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Singapore > Restructuring and insolvency: local firms

Morgan Lewis Stamford LLC expanded its restructuring and insolvency offering with the addition of Guan Feng Chen, former co-head of the Asia banking and restructuring practice at White & Case Pte. Ltd., in November 2018. In addition to advising on complex cross-border financings and private corporate debt restructurings, Chen also has a strong reputation in Indonesia, particularly for Indonesian financing and debt restructurings. Bernard Lui focuses on corporate finance and debt restructurings.

Singapore > Capital markets: equity and debt: local firms

(Leading individuals)

Bernard LuiMorgan Lewis Stamford LLC

Morgan Lewis Stamford LLC has an extensive record in big-ticket and mid-market capital markets offerings. It is a Continuing Sponsor for Catalist issuances (all issuers must have a Continuing Sponsor for as long as they are listed) and has a significant market share of offerings on the main board of SGX. Moreover, it has advised on a number of Hong Kong listings and has the resources and expertise to advise on Regulation S/144A offerings. Joo Khin Ng, Bernard Lui and Sin Teck Lim comprise a strong senior bench.

Singapore > Corporate and M&A: local firms

Morgan Lewis Stamford LLC has a deep mix of localised and global expertise, advising a variety of Singapore-listed companies and other domestic and international corporates. The firm has demonstrated a strong record in reverse takeovers and keen industry expertise in life sciences, consumer, real estate, food and beverages, and private equity among other sectors. Regional experience includes Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia. As a Catalist Continuing Sponsor, the firm has developed close links to a number of corporates listed on Singapore’s growth company focused exchange. Suet-Fern Lee and Wai Ming Yap are highly rated along with Joo Khin Ng and Bernard LuiVanessa Ng joined the firm from Fortis Law CorporationDaniel Yong has joined Withers KhattarWong LLP.