17 August 2004 Legal news, law news, law firm news & research at LAWFUEL Clifford Chance strengthens its Singapore Capital Markets Practice
International law firm Clifford Chance announces that Joan Janssen has joined the firm’s Singapore office, as a Counsel with the Capital Markets Group, effective 10 August.
Joan was most recently a senior associate with the securities group at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Singapore where she has been based since 1997. Prior to that she was with Freshfields in London. Joan specialises in securities transactions, with a focus on both debt and equity offerings. She has played a leading role a wide variety of international debt and equity issues and has advised both Singaporean and international clients on a broad range of transactions. Joan is qualified in England and Singapore.
Crawford Brickley, partner with Clifford Chance Wong’s Capital Markets practice, commented:
“Our capital markets practice in Singapore is growing from strength to strength. Having worked with Joan on a number of transactions, I am very pleased that she has decided to join us and contribute to the continuing expansion of our practice.”
Paul Kruger, head of Clifford Chance’s Capital Markets Group in Asia commented: “Our clients value talented lawyers with both international expertise and a deep understanding of the local markets. With Joan’s extensive experience in the Singapore market, she will be a valuable addition to our team.”