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Oon & Bazul LLP

Restructuring/Insolvency

1 ranked lawyersBand 3SingaporeAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Notable practice with a focus on representing clients in contentious cross-border restructurings and insolvencies. Frequently acts for companies in distress as well as insolvency appointees. Also advises on acquisitions involving distressed assets. Well placed to handle matters across a range of industries including aviation, shipping, energy and technology.

Strengths

One client appreciates that the team has "good technical skills and is easy to work with and flexible; they will go the extra mile."

Another commentator notes: "They are very responsive and helpful. They put the client's interests first; it is always their priority."

Work highlights

Represented Asiatravel.com and its subsidiary in proposing schemes of arrangement to restructure its SGD8 million worth of debt.

Notable practitioners

Tan Meiyen is a well-respected practitioner with expertise advising debtors and appointees on multi-jurisdictional contentious restructuring and insolvencies. A source notes: "She has an impressive network in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. She's a good lawyer willing to take an entrepreneurial position." Another commentator appreciates that "she anticipates requirements and she is always hands-on when you contact her."

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Singapore

Restructuring/Insolvency: Domestic


Meiyen Tan
Band 3