Senior Partner Asia
David Stannard is a corporate lawyer based in Hong Kong and became Senior Partner Asia in 2015.
David has been involved in a significant number of prominent corporate finance transactions in his practice in Hong Kong. He regularly advises leading international and local investment banks and companies. These have included a wide variety of: listings/IPOs; public company takeover and merger transactions; rights issues and other secondary fundraisings; private company sales and purchases; joint ventures; private equity investments; bond issues, particularly of convertible or exchangeable bonds; and compliance issues under the Stock Exchange Listing Rules and the Codes on Takeovers and Mergers and Share Repurchases.
David read law at Southampton University. He qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 1981 and was admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 1983. He is a former executive director in charge of the corporate finance division of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission.
David's area of practice is Hong Kong and international corporate finance, including listings, share and bond offerings, public and private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate transactions and advice on aspects of Hong Kong's Stock Exchange Listing Rules and Takeovers Code.
We are pleased to present this edition of Joint ventures: protections for minority shareholders in Asia Pacific..
September 17, 2012
We are pleased to present the 2012 edition of M&A law in Asia Pacific, which gives an overview of the key issues involved in the conduct of mergers and acquisitions .
July 01, 2012
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has ranked in the top 3 of both Mergermarket and Thomson Reuters’ H1 2016 Hong Kong M&A league tables for legal advisors..
July 28, 2016
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has today announced the appointment of David Johnson as a US capital markets / corporate partner in its Hong Kong office..
March 02, 2015