Date Published: 27 January 2023
The Investment Funds Team: Bill Jamieson, Amit Dhume, Abel Ho and Brian Wong
The Capital Markets Team: Tan Min-Li, Ge Xiaomeng, Crystal Teo, Hathaikorn Ong and Nicole Leong
CNPLaw LLP (CNP) is proud to announce that in the 2023 edition of Chambers Asia-Pacific, the firm has been ranked for its Capital Markets practice and Investment Funds practice, with Partners Mr Bill Jamieson and Mr Amit Dhume from CNPLaw’s Investment Funds team having been recognised as Notable Practitioners.
Quotes from Chambers:
The Investment Funds team at CNP is known for “a wide range of investment fund matters including fund formation, management, revisions and regulatory advice”. The team “frequently acts for investment professionals in the formation of Cayman Islands-domiciled funds” and “handles the full gamut of equity, venture capital, real estate and hedge fund structures”.
The Capital Markets team at CNP is recognised for assisting clients with equity and debt capital markets issuances in Singapore. The team is well accomplished in the ECM space where it handles IPOs on the Singapore Mainboard and other exchanges in the region as well as private placements. The firm is also well versed in public M&A and delistings. The department often caters to issuers and public companies.”
Regarding Mr Bill Jamieson, specifically, Chambers has shared the following review:
- “Bill Jamieson has a strong practice regularly advising on the formation of Singaporean and offshore-domiciled funds as well as providing related regulatory advice.
Regarding Mr Amit Dhume, specifically, Chambers has shared the following review:
- “Amit Dhume has notable experience advising fund managers regarding the formation of open-ended funds. A source reports:“Amit is very creative, commercial and has a good understanding of the law. He is very diplomatic.” “Amit has helped us through a transition process which involved multiple jurisdictions. His overall knowledge, commercial awareness and responsiveness is of the highest order.”
ABOUT CHAMBERS ASIA-PACIFIC
The 2023 edition of Chambers Asia-Pacific is a guide published by Chambers and Partners that recommends leading lawyers and law firms across Asia and Pacific Rim. Quoted from Chambers: “law firms and individual lawyers are ranked in bands from 1 (highest) – 6 (lowest) and being ranked in any band is a significant achievement. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client”.
We provide legal advisory services to fund managers, investors and investee companies in relation to both open-end funds and closed-end funds that deal with a variety of asset classes and employ different investment strategies including hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds, mutual funds, commodity funds and exchange traded funds.
Having handled transactions for numerous local and foreign companies across Asia, extending across a wide range of businesses and industries, we have accumulated significant experience advising on an extensive range of corporate finance transactions.
This includes Initial Public Offerings (IPOs), Right issues, Private placements, Convertible bonds issues, Warrants issues, Capitalisation issues, Privatisations, Takeovers and reverse takeovers, Share buybacks, Interested person transactions, Employee share option schemes and performance share schemes, Compliance with the requirements of the Singapore Exchange.