Dawn Tan - Founding Director

Dawn Tan founded ADTLAW LLC in 2013. ADTLAW LLC is a boutique firm with expertise primarily in complex commercial matters and civil litigation spanning a wide range of areas including banking, finance, IT, intellectual property, property and shipping disputes.

Lifen Tang - Director

Lifen Tang is experienced in large and complex cross-border bilateral and syndicated secured and unsecured corporate, leveraged, project, real estate, share-backed and Islamic financing transactions across multiple sectors and jurisdictions in Asia, Europe and the Americas. Prior to qualifying as a lawyer, Lifen worked as a management consultant at a leading global management consultancy firm where she worked across the Asia Pacific region.  

Patrick Phua - Associate Director

Patrick Phua has over 15 years of derivatives and structured finance experience. Patrick's clients span international banks, trading houses and funds, financial institutions and corporates. Patrick is recognised by Chambers Asia-Pacific as a leading practitioner in the derivatives market and is actively involved in the development of many market infrastructure projects. Patrick also has extensive experience on a wide range of banking and finance matters, including advising both foreign financial institutions and leading Chinese commercial and policy banks on major outbound financing and cross-border financing transactions.

Loh Kai Loon -  Counsel

Loh Kai Loon specialises in OTC derivative transactions, covering all asset classes with a particular focus on corporate equity derivatives, repos, securities lending transactions and finance hedging. His experience also encompasses derivatives advisory and regulatory matters, including netting, collateral, OTC regulatory reforms and defaults, advising clients both from an English and Singapore law perspective.

Cheryl Ang - Senior Associate

Cheryl Ang is a Senior Associate in ADTLAW LLC. She specialises in funds, mergers and acquisitions/private equity, joint ventures and restructuring work.

Adriel Chia - Senior Associate

Adriel Chia is an Senior Associate in ADTLAW LLC, with a wide practice including complex commercial matters (both advisory and transactional) and civil litigation spanning a wide range of areas including banking, finance, and property disputes.

Denyse Yeo - Senior Associate

Denyse Yeo specialises in general corporate and commercial advisory work. She advises clients on a range of corporate work including those relating to the incorporation of companies, sale and purchase of company shares and company acquisitions. She also advises on intellectual property matters relating to the registration of trademarks, service contracts, software development contracts and license agreements. 

Jillian Soh - Associate

Jillian Soh specialises in banking and finance and graduated from the University of Bristol. She has advised major banks, financial institutions and blue chip corporate borrowers on domestic and cross-border finance transactions. These include real estate and construction financings, capital call financings, syndicated loans and project financings. 

Tristan Teo - Associate

Tristan Teo has experience in commercial, construction and property-related disputes, and general corporate and commercial advisory work. He has also assisted with pro bono cases under the auspices of the Legal Assistance Scheme for Capital Offences.

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We provide an extensive range of services – advisory; transactional; civil litigation and arbitration.


We take the time to understand all aspects of any given issue including the technical aspects. We work with our clients to resolve the issues, always bearing in mind the underlying commercial context.


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We guarantee effective and knowledgeable representation for you and your business. Our reputation and history of success with our clients and their business needs speaks for itself. There's no substitution for the best.


Dedicated and Loyal Lawyers

The complex, important, and often ground-breaking international business matters on which we work can attract the best and brightest lawyers. And we've been lucky enough to hire and collaborate with the best of the best in business law.


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Whether your business is looking to get started or it's in need of some negotiation skills, you can rest assured that we’re going to help you. We’re committed to providing you with top notch legal support and knowledge. We approach every client with a focus on integrity, advocacy, and understanding.