Shieh Lin’s principal area of practice covers investment funds, with retail offerings in Singapore being her area of specialty.

Shieh Lin has substantial experience in relation to advising on the structuring, establishment, authorisation and recognition of local and offshore collective investment schemes for both retail and restricted offers in Singapore. In addition, she provides advice on agreements relating to offers of collective investment schemes including investment management agreements and distribution agreements as well as on general compliance matters such as advice relating to the marketing and advertising of collective investment schemes. She also advises fund managers in the listing of their collective investment schemes as exchange traded funds on the Singapore Exchange.

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific notes that “Shieh Lin is always helpful and strives to keep the client informed of the status and expected time delivery. She is very practical and always thinks one step ahead”. She is praised for her attention to “ongoing regulatory requirements” and “excellent review of fund offering documents”.

Chambers Asia-Pacific mentions that Shieh Lin is “proactive and thorough” and possesses “particular expertise on retail offerings”, with one client adding that she is “conscientious, reliable and manages our global time differences well.”

Shieh Lin sits on the Legal Committee within the Investment Management Association of Singapore.