Mayer Brown announced today that Hallam Chow has joined the firm’s Banking & Finance practice as our Head of Projects, China, to be based in Beijing.
Mr. Chow, formerly at White & Case, is a highly regarded lawyer who is known for his strong track record of achieving successful outcomes for lenders, equity investors and lessees, particularly those in China, Latin America and the Middle East, on major deals relating to project financing, acquisition financing, structured financing, aircraft leases, energy and infrastructure, and oil & gas joint ventures.
“We are delighted to welcome Hallam to our Banking & Finance practice, which is expanding to meet the needs of our clients,” said Richard Stock, a partner and co-leader of Mayer Brown’s global Banking & Finance practice. “Hallam’s experience, combined with our existing global network, will be available to support our China institutional and SOE clients as they engage in international transactions.”
“Hallam's impressive track record advising Chinese clients adds additional strength to the firm's global platform,” said Terence Tung, the senior partner of Mayer Brown. “His valuable network and deep experience will strengthen our ability to offer our clients holistic legal services in the region and internationally.”
“I am very pleased to be joining Mayer Brown’s distinguished Banking & Finance team in Asia. I am impressed with the firm’s ability to leverage its collaborative and global multi-practice platform to meet all of its clients’ requirements under one roof. I look forward to working with my new colleagues to deliver service excellence to our clients,” said Mr. Chow.