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Asia-Pacific Singapore Real Estate

Includes transactional advice related to the acquisition, planning and development, leasing and disposal of real estate assets. Clients typically include large real estate holding companies, investment funds and REITs. Corporate matters related to real estate include M&A of large real estate holding companies, complex fund and REIT transactions, private equity and public securities. These real estate lawyers are distinct from pure corporate lawyers in that they typically come from a real estate background and have an understanding of the underlying asset and land law required by their real estate for their clients.

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Band 1
  1. Allen & Gledhill LLP
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    Allen & Gledhill LLP
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1 | 7 Years Ranked
    Allen & Gledhill's market-leading corporate real estate team has an impressive client roster encompassing property funds, major lenders and corporations. The team is noted for its ability to handle complex and innovative transactions, it acts as legal counsel on headline property acquisitions in Singapore and offers longstanding experience in the REIT sector. Allen & Gledhill offers additional expertise in leasing, property development and planning issues and is often instructed to assist with developments within the residential property sector, including en-bloc purchases, as well as high-profile developments within the commercial real estate sector. Soilbuild Group Holdings and OUE Commercial REIT Management are among its clientele.
  2. Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP
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    Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1 | 7 Years Ranked
    Dentons Rodyk & Davidson houses a real estate legal team in Singapore which acts for government agencies, developers and investors on a range of high-profile transactions. The team is particularly noted for its strength in residential matters and is well versed in handling big-ticket sales in the retail and commercial sectors. It has extensive experience across a range of other real estate issues including collective sales, leasing and planning, as well as property development and real estate financing. Pacific Eagle Real Estate, CapitaLand Group and Fraxtor Capital are among its clientele.
  3. Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
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    Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1 | 4 Years Ranked
    Rajah & Tann Singapore's corporate real estate team is noted for its deft handling of legal work for major developers, financial institutions and REITs. The firm covers the full suite of real estate issues, the team is adept at handling acquisitions, lease agreements and conveyancing issues for both domestic and foreign clients. Rajah & Tann is active on collective real estate sales and advice relating to data centre projects, and has experience in real estate financing. The team counts Boustead Industrial Fund Management and Golden Paramount among its clientele.
  4. WongPartnership LLP
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    WongPartnership LLP
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1 | 7 Years Ranked
    WongPartnership is renowned for high-calibre real estate work in both Singapore and the wider region. Its lawyers are well versed across commercial, residential and mixed-development issues. The team is able to advise on joint ventures, acquisitions, divestments and project development. The firm acts for a range of public and private sector clients, including major property developers, REITs and landlords. WongPartnership also advises on the financing of real estate development.
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Band 2
  1. Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. Drew & Napier LLC
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    Drew & Napier LLC
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3 | 4 Years Ranked
    Drew & Napier acts on a range of real estate matters in Singapore, including offering notable experience on development and investments. The firm regularly advises clients on the sale and acquisition of residential and commercial properties. Drew & Napier's real estate lawyers regularly assist both domestic and international developers and lenders. The clients include Far East Organisation and Riway.
  2. Morrison Foerster
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    Morrison Foerster
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    Morrison Foerster is a well-established international law firm with expertise handling complex cross-border transactions in the real estate space. The team is well known for its work on real estate fund formation and investments and often handles work relating to Japan, Mainland China and Hong Kong. The team also advises property developers on a range of matters, including joint venture investments and lease agreements. The team's clients include GLP, Savills Investment Management and Princeton Digital Group.
  3. Shook Lin & Bok LLP
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    Shook Lin & Bok LLP
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3 | 4 Years Ranked
    Shook Lin & Bok's corporate real estate practice covers commercial, industrial and residential property, and is frequently sought out by property developers, financial institutions and REIT trustees. The team can be seen advising on acquisitions, financings and the development of real estate projects and demonstrates capability across multiple jurisdictions including China and Australia. Shook Lin & Bok provides legal advice to clients on leasing mandates, while also leveraging its integrated practices, offering comprehensive advice including advising on a variety of real estate disputes. The clients include Mapletree Commercial Trust and HSBC Institutional Trust Services.
  4. Lee & Lee
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3
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Band 4
  1. TSMP Law Corporation
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    TSMP Law Corporation
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 4 | 2 Years Ranked
    TSMP Law Corporation acts for both buyers and sellers on real estate transactions in Singapore, alongside lease agreements. The team handles mandates covering the commercial, industrial and residential sectors. The firm also handles land title due diligence, as well as disputes on behalf of landlords.
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    Withers KhattarWong
    Real Estate
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 4 | 1 Years Ranked
    Withers LLP lawyers acts on a variety of real estate legal matters in Singapore, including property acquisitions, project development and sales and leasing matters. The steam is known for its expertise in the private client space and has experience advising lenders, family offices and high net worth individuals regarding real estate matters, including relating to Good Class Bungalows (GCBs).