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Choon Leng Tan

Partner  |  JurisAsia LLC
JURISDICTIONS QUALIFIED IN

Singapore
England and Wales

TOP AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Asset holding structures
Family business governance
Other – M&A involving Family Businesses

Q&A

What has been the highlight of your practice over the past 12 months?

Helping families grow their businesses through funding, acquisitions and investing into new companies.

How did you get into private client?

I used to be based in Indonesia, which is where I started my career on the back of the Asian financial crisis. I initially worked for companies in tax and trust and then they asked us to deal with private clients.

What advice would you give rising stars/new lawyers in the private client world?

You are in a privileged role of advising some of the most successful families and individuals in the world. So respect that privilege by staying on top of your game and be so good, they can't ignore you.

What is your favourite quote?

"The great trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist." Roger 'Verbal' Kint.

Do you have any outside interests or hobbies?

Dog enthusiast and into numerous sports!

When the restaurants reopen, where would you like to go?

The Naked Finn, Singapore - the food is great and the service is fantastic.