Chambers Global (2021)

Banking & Finance - Band 3
Ranked Lawyer: Fiona Sequerah (Band 3)

What the team is known for 
Established and experienced team handling a comprehensive range of finance matters, on behalf of both Malaysian and international banks. Often advises energy companies on project financing, while also handling syndicated loans, acquisition and asset finance, and restructuring. Often handles deals in the healthcare, aviation and real estate sectors. Conversant in both conventional and Islamic finance, with additional expertise regarding DCM.

Notable practitioners
Fiona Sequerah is experienced in advising financial institutions on conventional and Islamic DCM, debt restructuring and asset finance. She is particularly well placed to handle matters in the aviation sector.

Corporate/M&A - Band 2
Ranked Lawyers: Christopher Lee (Band 2), Yon See Ting (Band 4)

What the team is known for 
Well-regarded corporate team, advising on a broad range of transactional and regulatory issues. Acts for domestic and international clients on M&A, private equity deals and corporate restructuring, including cross-border transactions, for which it leverages its regional network. Especially active in the healthcare, manufacturing, technology, consumer goods and retail sectors.

Notable practitioners
Christopher Lee is described by a client as "very knowledgeable in his areas of expertise." A highly regarded corporate lawyer, he has particular expertise acting on acquisitions in the projects and infrastructure and healthcare spaces.

Yon See Ting has a robust practice advising conglomerates on joint ventures and M&A. A client notes: "She is excellent, offering sound legal advice along with valuable commercial insights. Her in-depth experience in M&A transactions and all-round knowledge of business and Malaysian economic and political factors helps us to navigate complex matters."

Shipping (Expertise Based Abroad) - Singapore
Ranked Lawyer: Jainil Bhandari

Singapore-based Jainil Bhandari is qualified to advise on both Malaysian and Singaporean law, with strong expertise in the shipping space. He is particularly well placed to handle admiralty disputes in Malaysia.