CNPLaw

Singapore

IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate

Full-service law firm CNPLaw, previously known as Colin Ng & Partners, was formed in 1988. The firm houses more than 40 lawyers and is a member of Interlaw, IR Global and SCG Legal.

 

Focusses / specialisms 

The firms boast a diverse practice across the financial and corporate space.

The banking team advises banks, financial institutions, investment funds as well as corporate borrowers across the full range of domestic and cross border banking and finance transactions.

The firm’s well-established capital markets practice advises on both debt and equity offerings.

The corporate and M&A team advises on matters across the ASEAN region and has experience advising Chinese clients. Sectors of focus include manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, logistics, retail and technology.

 

Key clients  

Recent clients include Lend Collective. Everest Gold, Symphony International Holdings, Braskem Netherlands Finance, Braskem IDESA, and China Tobacco International HK.

 

Client feedback: 31st edition (2020/2021) 

Capital markets         

"Creative solutions to complex problems and a can-do attitude, even with short timelines."

"Having Tan Min-Li as its partner is a strength."

 

M&A

"CNP exercised a strong grasp of the legal and commercial issues, and helped us to draft the agreements accordingly, and to come up with commercial solutions that both parties were happy with."

"Professional, reliable, diligent and forward-thinking."

"Swift and comprehensive detailed info. Consistent, fast follow-up."

"Responsive - legally competent - willing to listen to our challenges - provided sound advice on non-compete and deadlock issues."

"Sound advice on non-compete and deadlock issues - competent lawyer that is able to suggest useful alternative viewpoints."

"High degree of commercial savviness, problem-solving capability, accessibility and quality of customer service, value for money."

"Responsive to changing needs and able to provide professional and quality advice."

 

Restructuring and insolvency

"The partner is very responsive and professional."