Shook Lin & Bok

Malaysia

Reviews

Practice area

IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate

With a long history in Malaysia, Shook Lin & Bok offers advice in a variety of practice areas including M&A, project development and capital markets, and is highly regarded for its banking and finance practice.

During the review period, the firm typically acted for domestic and international lenders on cross border transactions including acquisition financings and loan facilities.

On the M&A side the firm acted for Paragon Adventure in its acquisition of a majority stake in Goh Ban Huat. The firm also acted for Kuwait Finance House in the sale of its stake in Sunway South Quay to Sunway Lagoon.    

Key clients include Kuwait Finance House, Paragon Adventure, and Affin Hwang Asset Management.