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DLA Piper

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Malaysia > Foreign firms

DLA Piper’s Malaysian team strengths include sector expertise in insurance, education, energy, financial services and technology. The practice is led by M&A expert Heng Loong Cheong  who also advises on complex corporate reorganisations and equity and debt capital markets transactions, with a focus on emerging markets. Vincent Seah is notable for his experience of pan-Asia mandates, acting for sponsors and developers on corporate and financing matters in the power industries.

Myanmar > Foreign desks

Based between Thailand and Singapore, DLA Piper’s practice is known for handling large-scale and often complex energy and infrastructure projects and financing work for an international client base. The group is led by Singapore-based Vincent Seah, who is active in power projects in Myanmar and is supported by Samata Masagee in Bangkok, who handles cross-border corporate mandates and acquisition work. Renewable energy continues to be a sector strength for the team.

Singapore > Projects: foreign firms

(Next Generation Partners)

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With highly regarded specialist Vincent Seah at the helm, DLA Piper is well placed to advise across the full range of assets, including infrastructure, oil and gas, and petrochemicals. Co-operating closely with the offices in Tokyo, Bangkok and Shanghai, the offering is able to provide comprehensive assistance in any Asian jurisdiction and has recently been focusing particularly on Indonesia, Vietnam and Myanmar. Additionally, the group is able to leverage its global strength when handling matters in any region of the world.

Singapore > Banking and finance: foreign firms

With a firm presence throughout south-east Asia, DLA Piper‘s Singapore banking and finance team is often instructed on cross-border financing transactions. Leveraged buy-outs and acquisition finance are areas of particular expertise, and it is also praised by clients for its trade finance offering. Timothy Tan  heads the team and also takes the lead in matters involving Indonesia and Thailand for borrowers and lenders. Vincent Seah has developed a reputation for project finance, with a focus on the energy sector.