Firm Expands UK Banking Capabilities With Team Hire

09 Jan 2017

International law firm Simmons & Simmons has expanded its UK banking team this week with the addition of Jen Yee Chan.

Jen Yee joined the firm in London as a partner* on 09 January from King & Wood Mallesons, along with her team: Of Counsel Cameron Roper and Supervising Associate Oleksandr Pankiv.

Jen Yee’s practice focuses on funds finance and general bank lending, acting for banks, private equity houses and financial institutions. She has strong relationships with a range of bank and fund clients and her practice also encompasses real estate finance and work for multi-lenders and in emerging markets.

Jonathan Hammond, head of the firm’s financial institutions sector and financial markets group said: “We are delighted to welcome Jen Yee and her team to the firm. Jen Yee’s focus on the growing funds finance market, and her close alignment to the financial institutions and asset management & investment funds sectors will create value for our clients in a number of areas.”

*Subject to standard regulatory approvals. 

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