Ian Roebuck is labelled a "brilliant lawyer" by market sources, who commend his "good technical ability." 
Chambers Asia Pacific (2020)


Ian Roebuck is a partner in Mayer Brown’s Singapore office and is a member of the firm’s Global Finance Practice. 

Ian has more than 15 years’ experience advising global and regional banks and financial institutions, private credit funds, private equity sponsors and borrowers on complex cross border financings in South East Asia, India and Europe. He has a particular focus on acquisition and leveraged finance and fund finance and also has significant experience advising clients on structured and corporate lending, margin lending and special situations and restructuring transactions. Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Ian practiced in the Singapore and London offices of a magic circle law firm. 

Ian is recognised as a leading next generation banking lawyer in Singapore by Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2017 and 2018) and is recommended for banking and finance transactions. 

Spoken Languages

  • English


The College of Law, LPC


University of Durham, LLB

First Class Honours


  • England and Wales
  • Band 4 - Banking & Finance: International, Singapore – Chambers Asia Pacific (2020)
  • Next Generation Lawyer – Banking and Finance: Foreign Firms (Singapore) – Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2017 and 2018)
  • Recognised as a “Name to Know” in the 2018 edition of Global Restructuring Review’s profile of leading figures in Singapore’s restructuring and insolvency market