Knowledge Of Counsel
Norton Rose Fulbright (Asia) LLP
Related services and key industries
Sophy Teng is a knowledge lawyer based in Singapore. Sophy develops our knowledge including internal and bespoke client precedents, client publications and alerts on current legal and regulatory issues. She supports fee earners across various practice groups with research and advice on complex or novel legal issues.
Sophy also leads our client training initiatives and our internal training programme for our lawyers in Singapore and the South Asia region.
Sophy has a keen interest in developments and changes in law, including the recent developments in Singapore insolvency and restructuring laws and the evolving legal and regulatory developments to deal with the advent of technology, such as autonomous vehicles and cryptocurrencies.
Prior to joining the firm, Sophy practiced as a finance and capital markets lawyer with a magic circle firm in London for nine years. She has extensive experience on a wide range of financing and capital markets transactions, acting for lenders, underwriters, ECAs, sponsors/borrowers and issuers. They include: project bond financing; whole business securitisation; restructurings; bond and convertible bond issues; sukuks; credit-enhanced and ECA-backed issues; structured debt and other capital markets products.
Sophy is dual qualified in both England and Wales and in Singapore.