Jafe is a Partner specialising in asset and project financing, and debt capital market fund raising.
He has considerable experience and in-depth knowledge in real estate investment trusts, syndication and bilateral lending, and collateral/security documentation. He advises banks, corporates, fund managers and trustees in structuring and documenting various financing transactions, including cross-border property acquisition and financing in PRC, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Australia, United States and other jurisdictions. Jafe has also handled major real estate acquisitions, financing, development, leasing and divestment transactions in Singapore.
Jafe is recognised as a leading lawyer for Banking and Finance by several legal directories. The Legal 500 Asia Pacific notes that Jafe is able to “appreciate the client’s history, preferences and precedents and has an ability to propose and structure innovative and workable solutions”. He was praised for being “excellent”, “pro-active, responsive” and “able to provide solutions/alternatives to issues” by IFLR1000. “Jafe excels in his field of banking finance” and “can always be counted on putting his sharp legal mind to resolve difficult issues.”