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Allen & Overy

Corporate & Finance

1 ranked lawyersBand 1PhilippinesAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Maintains a strong reputation across the gamut of corporate and finance issues, particularly in the M&A space. Provides advice on joint ventures and foreign investments, as well as refinancings. International banks and domestic corporates in the telecommunications, infrastructure, real estate, and food and beverage sectors form a key part of the firm's client base. Offers additional expertise on debt and equity capital markets products and project finance. Utilises a wide network of offices to assist with wide-ranging cross-border mandates.

Strengths

One source praises its Philippines focus, noting: "They are really well connected with local lawyers and know the business environment there. It is an extremely hard-working team."

Work highlights

Advised Pernod Ricard on its joint venture in the Philippines with Premier Wines & Spirits.

Notable practitioners

Singapore-based Alun Evans is complimented by clients for having "a very good grasp of the market in the Philippines." He especially focuses on M&A and joint ventures, often acting for prominent international and Philippine corporations on transactions.

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Philippines

Corporate & Finance


Alun Evans
Expertise based abroad in Singapore