Overview

Dion Yu is a partner of Mayer Brown's Banking & Finance team in Hong Kong.

Dion advises and represents banks and financial institutions in banking finance transactions ranging from bilateral loan transactions to syndicated secured loan financing. Dion has experience in advising loan financing transactions involving Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT), shares and assets acquisition financing, pre-IPO financing, hotel development project financing and other construction and development financing in Hong Kong, PRC and Macau.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin

Experience

  • Advised a syndicate of lenders on the HK$5.5 billion and HK$5.8 billion secured loan financing to Champion REIT in relation to Champion REIT’s commercial property portfolio in Hong Kong.
  • Advised a syndicate of lenders on the HK$4.8 billion secured loan financing to Regal REIT in relation to Regal REIT’s hotel property portfolio in Hong Kong.
  • Advised a syndicate of lenders on the HK$2.5 billion secured loan financing to Prosperity REIT in relation to Prosperity REIT’s existing commercial property portfolio.
  • Advised a syndicate of lenders on the HK$2 billion secured loan financing and HK$1.2 billion unsecured loan financing to Fortune REIT in relation to Fortune REIT’s existing residential and commercial property portfolio.
  • Advised a syndicate of lenders on the HK$6.8 billion secured loan financing for the listing of share stapled units of Langham Hospitality Investments and Langham Hospitality Investments Limited on the main board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
  • Advised a syndicate of lenders on the HK$9.5 billion secured loan financing to a property developer in Hong Kong for the MTRC residential and commercial development project in LOHAS Park.
  • Advised a club of lenders on the HK$720 million secured loan financing to a property developer in Hong Kong for the Urban Renewal Authority residential development project.
  • Advised a club of lenders on the HK$3 billion secured loan financing to a property developer in Macau for a 5-star hotel development project in Macau.

Education

University College London (University of London), LLM

The University of Hong Kong, PCLL

University of Nottingham, LLB

Admissions

  • Hong Kong