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Albar & Partners

Banking & Finance

3 ranked lawyersBand 1MalaysiaGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Leading practice, highly respected for its extensive experience advising on conventional and the full suite of Islamic finance structures. Regularly advises arrangers, advisers and issuers, including a number of Malaysia's leading financial institutions, on complex DCM transactions. Advises clients on asset, acquisition and structured financing, as well as derivatives and mezzanine deals. Frequently acts on deals in the energy and hospitality sectors. Also often handles financings related to REITs.

Notable practitioners

Lily Tan (Tan Chea Li) is a well-respected practitioner who regularly advises on the issuance of Shari'a-compliant and conventional MTN programmes, including sukuk. She also handles asset financing deals.

Chung Swee Loong is a market leader in this space, with particular strength in acting for Malaysian banks on complex sukuk structures and MTN programmes. A client describes him as "very well versed in banking documentation and always ready with options and solutions."

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Malaysia

Banking & Finance


Chea Li (Lily) Tan
Band 2
Swee Loong Chung
Band 1

Banking & Finance: Islamic Finance


Swee Loong Chung
Band 2