RHTLaw Taylor Wessing is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Azman Jaafar as Deputy Managing Partner with effect from 25 August 2015.
Azman heads the Firm’s Corporate Practice. His corporate practice focuses mainly on energy and resources, and hospitality industries. He has advised and represented clients in numerous transactions involving mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, mining and oil and gas in Singapore, Indonesia, and the People’s Republic of China. Fluent in Mandarin and Bahasa Indonesia, he also heads the Firm’s Indonesia Practice and ASEAN Plus Group.
He is an ad hoc tutor and lecturer at the National University of Singapore Law Faculty’s Legal Case Studies programme and is also a regular speaker at seminars on mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings and regulatory compliance in Singapore.
Azman was also named in IFLR1000 Leading Lawyers 2015 for the areas of M&A, Project Finance, Energy, Mining and Oil & Gas.