Jones Day has a strong legal team in Singapore with significant regional operations on real estate funds, representing key fund managers and investors. Provides expertise in fund formation, management, restructuring, and mergers and acquisitions. Also has notable expertise in Australia for funds work.
A source appreciates the lawyers at Jones Day, because "they are commercially minded and strike a nice balance in providing us with the necessary legal protection and adhering to the time pressures of any transaction."
"They are very experienced," attests another interviewee.
Jones Day advised Asia Capital Real Estate on its joint venture with NOON Capital to establish and manage investment vehicles, as well as its formation of a second private fund focused on investment in workforce housing assets in Thailand.
Singapore-based Dennis Barsky and Joanne Dwyer in Brisbane are key contacts.