Claudia Teo

Claudia Teo

Head, Corporate and Financial Services
T: 
+65 6361 9392
F: 
+65 6438 1788
E: 
ClaudiaTeo@eversheds-harryelias.com

                                                                                

Claudia is Head of the Corporate and Financial Services Practice Group. As a corporate finance lawyer, she has over 20 years of experience in corporate and securities laws, advising on landmark, cross- border, merger and acquisition transactions in addition to initial public offerings and compliance issues on the Singapore Stock Exchange.  Some of her complex deal structures have focused on various industries including healthcare and pharmaceuticals, fintech, natural resources, lifestyle and real estate and construction.

Before joining the Firm, Claudia practiced with a local law firm and an international law firm in Singapore. Prior to that, she lived and worked abroad for 12 years in both London and Hong Kong, where she also practiced with two Hong Kong law firms, advising on initial public offerings and compliance issues on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Claudia is recommended in the 2016 edition of The Legal 500 as well as in the 2014 edition of Asialaw’s Leading Lawyer Publication. She has been described by Asia Pacific Legal 500 as having a ‘flexible, walk-the-extra-mile approach’ and ‘always goes the extra mile’. One of her clients has described her team as “very intelligent and incisive lawyers, absolutely focused on helping [us] achieve our objectives” in Asialaw Profiles 2016. Her Practice Group was awarded various accolades by leading legal publications, ranked in 2013, 2014 and 1H 2015 in the Bloomberg Global Legal Adviser League Tables and most recently in the Asian Legal Business - M&A Ranking 2016 as one of the notable  firms in Singapore.

Claudia sits as a director and member of the Investment/Governance & Risk Committee of Ren Ci, a charity healthcare institution in Singapore.  She is also an independent director of iX Biopharma Ltd, an innovative late-stage specialty pharmaceutical company with expertise in drug delivery and formulation. Claudia was called to the Singapore Bar and is dually qualified as a barrister and a solicitor of England and Wales and is admitted to the Rolls of Solicitors of Hong Kong.

 

Awards

ALB M&A Ranking
Notable firm for Capital Markets 2018
Notable firm for M&A 2017
Construction Law Firm of the Year 2017 Singapore
Notable firm for M&A 2018
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2016 - Philip Fong
Civil Litigation 2016
"Litigation of the Year" Business Ranking Awards 2015
Leading Firm for Corporate and M&A 2016
Civil & Commercial Litigation Law Firm of the Year 2015
AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers 2014 - Claudia Teo
Construction Law Firm of the Year 2015 - Singapore
ICFM Leading Lawyer 500 - Philip Fong
Leading Firm for International Arbitration 2015
Leading Firm for Dispute resolution 2016
Lawyer Monthly - Financial Services Lawyer of the Year : Singapore
Family Law, Firm of the Year
Law Firm of the Year - Corporate - Singapore
Corporate Finance Firm of the Year Singapore
Corporate-Financial Law Firm of the Year in Singapore
Real Estate Law Firm of the Year 2013 - Singapore
Civil Law, Firm of the Year
M&A Law Firm of the Year - Singapore
Dispute resolution - Local firms
Leading Firm for Real Estate 2016
Business Crime Defence Law Firm of the Year – Singapore
Commercial Lawyer of the Year in Singapore - Philip Fong
ICFM Leading Lawyer 500 - Pauline Lee
Leading Firm for Construction 2016
Real estate and construction - Local firms
AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers 2013 for Construction
Aviation Law Firm of the Year in Singapore
Cross Border Law Firm of the Year - Singapore
Real Estate Law Firm of the Year 2013 - Singapore
Insolvency Law Firm of the Year in Singapore
Corporate and M&A - Local firms
Recommended Firm