11 May 2018

Rajah & Tann Asia Clinches Several Awards at Asian Legal Business SE Asia Law Awards 2018

Rajah & Tann Asia has won several awards in the firm, deals and individual categories at the 2018 Asian Legal Business SE Asia Awards.

Rajah & Tann Singapore was named Labour and Employment Firm of the Year, Maritime Law Firm of the Year and Restructuring and Insolvency Law Firm of the Year. The firm was also recognised for its work in the US$4.5 billion Bumi Resources’ Global Debt Restructuring, one of the largest and most complex restructuring completed in South East Asia and the privatisation of Global Logistic Properties, valued at close to US$12 billion.

Mr Chau Huy Quang from Rajah & Tann LCT Lawyers (Vietnam) beat six nominees to take home the Regional Managing Partner award.  

Now in its 14th year, the Awards recognise the outstanding contributions of private practice law firms and in-house counsel to the legal landscape of the region. The Awards took place yesterday evening at a gala dinner held at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore.

About Rajah & Tann Asia – www.rajahtannasia.com

Rajah & Tann Asia brings together leading law firms and lawyers in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam, with each offering the highest standards of service to locally-based clients while collectively having the capability to handle the most complex regional and cross-border transactions and to provide excellent legal counsel seamlessly across the region. With around 650 fee earners, all working towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.

30 Apr 2018

Assegaf Hamzah & Partners and Rajah & Tann Singapore won the Asian-mena Counsel Deals of the Year 2017

We are pleased to announce that Assegaf Hamzah & Partners and Rajah & Tann Singapore won the Asian-mena Counsel Deals of the Year 2017 for their involvement in the following deals:

Assegaf Hamzah & Partners, Indonesia

  • Chandra Asri Petrochemical’s rights issue and offering
  • Indika Energy high-yield bridge-to-bond financing

Rajah & Tann Singapore

  • Bank of East Asia/Lanka Orix Leasing acquisition of Prasac Microfinance
  • Bumi Resources restructuring

Asian-mena Counsel review the top transactions and matters that closed during the past year, including ranking of the top legal advisers that worked on those deals.

About Rajah & Tann Asia – www.rajahtannasia.com

Rajah & Tann Asia brings together leading law firms and lawyers in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam, with each offering the highest standards of service to locally-based clients while collectively having the capability to handle the most complex regional and cross-border transactions and to provide excellent legal counsel seamlessly across the region. With around 650 fee earners, all working towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.

06 Apr 2018

Ranked Lawyers in the Best Lawyers (2019 Edition)

We are pleased to announce that 47 lawyers from Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP have been recognised in their respective practice areas in the Best Lawyers (2019 Edition).

In addition, Rajesh Sreenivasan has been named “Lawyer of the Year” for his work in Information Technology Law. Recognitions are allocated annually to the lawyers who have the highest overall peer-review within the geographic region and practice areas.

 

The ranked lawyers are listed below:

Practice Areas

Recognised Lawyers

Arbitration and Mediation

Andre Yeap SC

Kelvin Poon

Paul Tan

Tan Chuan Thye SC

Toh Kian Sing SC

Banking and Finance

Angela Lim

Lee Eng Beng SC

Sandy Foo

Soon Choo Hock

Terence Choo

Capital Markets Law

Chia Kim Huat

Evelyn Wee

Competition / Antitrust Law

Dominique Lombardi

Kala Anandarajah

Corporate Law

Brian Ng

Chia Kim Huat

Lawrence Tan

Sandy Foo

Tracy-Anne Ang

Derivatives

David Yeow

Regina Liew

Finance Law

Angela Lim

Terence Choo

Information Technology Law

Rajesh Sreenivasan

Steve Tan

Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Chua Beng Chye

Gregory Vijayendran

Lee Eng Beng SC

Lionel Tay

Patrick Ang

Sim Kwan Kiat

Insurance Law

Simon Goh

Intellectual Property Law

Lau Kok Keng

International Arbitration

Andre Yeap SC

Avinash Pradhan

Francis Xavier SC

Ng Kim Beng

Paul Tan

Sim Chee Siong

Soh Lip San

Litigation

Lee Eng Beng SC

Tan Chuan Thye SC

Paul Tan

Francis Xavier SC

Andre Yeap SC

Maritime Law

Chua Choon King

Ian Teo

Jainil Bhandari

Kendall Tan

Leong Kah Wah

Toh Kian Sing SC

Winston Kwek

Media Law

Rajesh Sreenivasan

Steve Tan

Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Cheng Yoke Ping

Chia Kim Huat

Cynthia Goh

Lawrence Tan

Soon Choo Hock

Private Funds

Arnold Tan

Anne Wuan Ying Yeo-Leong

Project Finance and Development Practice

Sandy Foo

Real Estate Law

Gan Hiang Chye

Lee Lay See

Norman Ho

Regulatory Practice

David Yeow

Regina Liew

Tax Law

Soon Choo Hock

Technology Law

Steve Tan

Telecommunications Law

Rajesh Sreenivasan

Trade Law

Chua Choon King

Ian Teo

Venture Capital Law

Arnold Tan

 

About Rajah & Tann Asia – www.rajahtannasia.com

Rajah & Tann Asia brings together leading law firms and lawyers in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam, with each offering the highest standards of service to locally-based clients while collectively having the capability to handle the most complex regional and cross-border transactions and to provide excellent legal counsel seamlessly across the region. With around 650 fee earners, all working towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.

26 Mar 2018

Rajah & Tann Asia Clinches Three Awards At The Asia Legal Awards 2018

Rajah & Tann Asia has bagged three “Deal of the Year” awards at The Asia Legal Awards 2018, which took place in Hong Kong on Thursday, 22 March.

Assegaf Hamzah & Partners (Indonesia), Rajah & Tann Singapore and Rajah & Tann LCT Lawyers (Vietnam) were recognised for their involvement in Sea Limited’s U.S. initial public offering, which raised approximately US$880 million. Named “Securities Deal of the Year: Equity”, it was one of the largest technology initial public offerings out of South East Asia.

Rajah & Tann Singapore clinched the “South East Asia M&A Deal of the Year” for its work in Global Logistic Properties' acquisition by a Chinese private equity consortium, valued at approximately US$12 billion. The firm was also recognised for involvement in the US$4.5 billion debt restructuring of PT Bumi Resources. Named “Finance Deal of the Year”, it was the largest debt restructuring deal in South East Asia for 2017.

The Asia Legal Awards is an annual event that honours the most important and complex legal achievements across law firms, lawyers and in-house teams in Asia. For more information, click here.

About Rajah & Tann Asia – www.rajahtannasia.com

Rajah & Tann Asia brings together leading law firms and lawyers in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam, with each offering the highest standards of service to locally-based clients while collectively having the capability to handle the most complex regional and cross-border transactions and to provide excellent legal counsel seamlessly across the region. With around 650 fee earners, all working towards one shared goal, we are lawyers who know Asia and who give our clients home advantage.