WongPartnership wins at FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2020 for its involvement in the merger of CapitaLand Mall Trust and CapitaLand Commercial Trust

02 Dec 2020

Singapore, 2 December 2020 – We are pleased to announce that WongPartnership has won awards for “Megatrend Deal of the Year – Property” and “Top Three Deals in Southeast Asia” at the FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2020 for our involvement as a legal advisor to CapitaLand Commercial Trust in the merger of CapitaLand Mall Trust and CapitaLand Commercial Trust. The deal, valued at S$8.2 billion, will propel the combined entity to form the third-largest REIT in the Asia-Pacific region.

Our Head of Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Andrew Ang and Partner Milton Toon; Head of Debt Capital Markets Practice Hui Choon Yuen and Partner Trevor Chuan; Corporate Real Estate Practice Partner Tan Teck Howe; and Energy, Projects and Construction Practice Partner Linda Low led the team in this deal.

The FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2020 recognise the best financial markets transactions and issuers since December 2019.

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About WongPartnership

Headquartered in Singapore, WongPartnership is an award-winning law firm and one of the largest in the country. With offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Yangon, as well as in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and Manila, through member firms of WPG, a regional law network, we are a leading provider of legal services in ASEAN, China and the Middle East. Together, WPG offers the expertise of over 400 professionals to meet the needs of our clients throughout the region.

About WPG

As part of WongPartnership's 25th anniversary celebrations, the firm has launched WPG, a regional law network. WongPartnership brings together a group of five prominent law firms across seven countries in a collaboration to provide clients with legal services in ASEAN, China and the Middle East. The WPG law network comprises WongPartnership and its member firms Al Aidarous Advocates and Legal Consultants (Middle East), Foong & Partners (Malaysia), Makes & Partners (Indonesia) and ZGLaw (Philippines). Doing business together is not only better, it is now easier.

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