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Christopher Lee

Partner, Christopher & Lee Ong

Practice Area:

Capital Markets
Mergers & Acquisitions
Major Projects
Banking & Finance

LLB (Hons), University of Malaya
LLM (Merit) (Corporate and Commercial Law), University of London
Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya

T +60 3 2267 2672

Christopher has been in legal practice for close to 30 years. During that time he has had the opportunity to work on a number of significant transactions in various areas. His practice covers infrastructure projects, finance, capital markets (both debt and equity) and mergers & acquisitions.

Christopher has, throughout the years, been consistently recommended or noted as a leading lawyer in various legal publications such as the IFLR 1000, Asialaw Profiles, Chambers Asia and  The Legal 500 Asia Pacific rankings.

He has advised and continues to advise clients on financing exercises and transactions (both in conventional and Islamic financing), whether involving issuance of Sukuk, bonds and other commercial papers or through bank lending. This part of his practice also includes corporate debt restructuring.

He is also active in advising clients in infrastructure projects and utility privatisation. In this area he has negotiated and advised on power purchase agreements, concession agreements, EPC contracts, O&M contracts and financing documentation for projects.

He has also advised and continues to advise on mandatory and voluntary takeover offers, reverse takeovers, mergers and acquisitions transactions as well as joint ventures and strategic alliances.