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Celia Lam

Hong Kong, China Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Capital Markets: Equity (International Firms)
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Capital Markets: Equity (International Firms) - China

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Celia Lam is head of the firm's China practice and is described by a client as "very sharp and technically very strong." She handles both Hong Kong and US IPOs on behalf of issuers and underwriters, often for tech and TMT clients.
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Partner at Simpson Thacher’s Hong Kong Office and Head of China Practice. Extensive experience in capital markets and mergers and acquisitions, in particular, in securities offerings and listings, public takeovers and private mergers and acquisitions for Hong Kong listed companies, multinational corporations and private equity funds. Before she joined Simpson Thacher in 2011, Ms Lam was a co-managing partner of Linklaters Greater China Region. Ms Lam is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

Career

University of Sydney (1990), Freehills (1991-92), Linklaters (1993-2011): Associate (1993-99), Partner (1999-2002), Managing Partner Beijing (2002-09), Co-managing Partner Greater China (2009-11).

Professional Memberships

- Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong

- Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales

Publications

- Getting the Deal Through – Initial Public Offerings

- Chinese Enterprises Venturing Abroad: Guide to Our Services relating to One Belt and One Road Initiatives by the International Investment Committee of Investment Association of China

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Deputy Chairman of the Hong Kong Takeovers Panel;

Member of the Takeovers Appeal Committee

Member of the Listing Review Committee

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