Asian Presence. Global Reach.

Our Reach

  • We have a strong regional practice focusing on the major markets throughout Asia. 

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Who We Are

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    Shook Lin & Bok is a leading Singapore law firm with a unique appreciation of the complex legal and regulatory challenges faced by enterprises in Singapore and the rest of Asia. A hallmark of our success is the depth and breadth of our cross-border experience and relationships.

    Our partners, associates and foreign lawyers have diverse legal education and language capabilities, having qualified in many jurisdictions, including Singapore, the United Kingdom, India and the People’s Republic of China.

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Highlights

New Regulatory Partner

Thursday, 15 May 2014

Shook Lin & Bok LLP is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Chan as Partner in the Firm’s...

Client Choice Award 2014

Wednesday, 09 April 2014

Shook Lin & Bok LLP Partner Gwendolyn Gn was named a winner of the International Law Office and...

Admission of Six New Partners

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Shook Lin & Bok LLP is pleased to announce the admission of six new Partners, with effect from 7...

Former Partner Rejoins

Monday, 18 November 2013

Teo Kiang Kok rejoins the Firm as a Senior Consultant, with effect from 14...

Accolades

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    Clients recognise the firm's ‘excellent reputation’, praising its responsiveness and resources. It has the ‘outstanding ability to deploy supporting resources, quickly and efficiently,’ says one client.”


    IFLR 1000 2014

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    Very active in REIT work, often acting for the trustees. It advises sponsors, wealth managers and institutional clients on fund formation and management. Clients quote: ‘They performed well and their advice was pertinent and efficient’ and ‘they handled things independently and didn't just revert back to us’.”


    Chambers Asia 2014

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    Shook Lin & Bok LLP’s five-partner banking team has ‘good industry knowledge’ and is adept at handling the full range of financial services from syndicated loans to debt refinancing.”


    The Asia Pacific Legal 500 2014

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    Many partners in the team have previous experience of working at international firms. Clients quote: ‘They are aware of the commercial aspects of transactions and don't get too bogged down by legal arguments’.”


    Chambers Asia 2014

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    Offers a versatile range of general corporate and commercial, banking and finance, regulatory and construction expertise. Niche strengths in the areas of employment, restructuring and insolvency and shipping. Clients quote: ‘All the lawyers from Shook Lin & Bok that I've encountered have been knowledgeable, efficient and responsive’.”


    Chambers Asia 2014

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    Shook Lin & Bok LLP’s ‘analytical’ team has ‘in-depth knowledge’ of arbitration matters, and has recently handled disputes in Kuala Lumpur, Mauritius and Vietnam.”


    The Asia Pacific Legal 500 2013

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    Shook Lin & Bok is a client favourite for its capabilities as a one-stop shop and the partners’ solution-oriented advice. Clients comment on the team’s cross-border abilities. ‘We engage them for fairly complex exercises from anywhere, including Bahrain, Gurnsey and Mauritius,’ says a long-time client, adding ‘They find the best environment for us to operate from a tax and legal perspective and keep in mind our growth aspirations.’”


    Asialaw Profiles 2013