Linda is the founding partner of our Asia offices. She has wide ranging experience of cross-border M&A, corporate finance and corporate restructuring transactions throughout Asia and also into Europe and the United States. Her experience derives from almost 20 years of practice both in-house with several large multinational corporations and as a partner in both the Singapore and Hong Kong offices of a leading international law firm.
Linda works regularly with strategic investors and private equity and fund investors. Her private equity and investment funds experience was gained both in private practice and working in-house with a leading Asian sovereign wealth fund in Singapore. Sectors in which Linda has been particularly active over the years include financial institutions, insurance, real estate, hospitality and private equity.
Linda trained as an advocate and solicitor in Singapore and specialised in litigation for a number of years, prior to working for Pidemco (now part of the CapitaLand Group) and subsequently Government of Singapore Investment Corporation as an in-house lawyer.
In 2000, Linda moved back into private practice as a corporate lawyer with Allen & Overy in Singapore where she became a partner in 2006, also working as a partner with Allen & Overy in Hong Kong.
Linda is qualified as a Singapore advocate and solicitor, an English solicitor and as a solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands).Recent Briefings