PKWA Law Practice Singapore

Mary Lynne Tan


Qualifications & Admissions

LL.B Hons (London)
Barrister-at-Law (Gray’s Inn)
LL.M (London)
Advocate & Solicitor (Singapore), 1990

Areas of Practice

  • Private Investment Funds
  • Banking & Finance
  • Securities Regulations
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Company & Commercial Law
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Joint Ventures


  • Commissioner for Oaths
  • Notary Public


DID +65 6332 2788

Mary Lynne Tan is a Director in the Corporate & Commercial department with more than 26 years of legal practice experience behind her. Her legal practice and experience cover the following areas of law:

  • More than 18 years in conveyancing practice for both residential and commercial properties;
  • Advising on and drafting banking documentation for banks;
  • Advising borrowers and bank customers on bank documents including security/charge documents and other agreements;
  • Acting for private wealth clients in reviewing, advising and negotiating account opening and other terms and conditions with various international banks, including Swiss, English and American banks;
  • Assisting private wealth clients in their compliance with forms required for FATCA and CRS requirements with banks;
  • Advising clients on the structuring, restructuring and drafting of offering and other documentation of private investment funds incorporated in various jurisdictions including the Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands.
  • Advising clients on compliance with securities laws, regulations, and licensing requirements in Singapore with particular focus on the set up of family offices, Fund Management Companies and persons operating under exemptions from licensing requirements as financial advisers.
  • Advising both local and foreign clients in the effective use of corporate entities for various types of investments both in Singapore and abroad;
  • Advising on and facilitating the set up of effective corporate structures for various businesses in Singapore and other jurisdictions, including relevant corporate and licensing compliance requirements.
  • Advising, drafting and negotiating for both local and multinational clients in cross border and local transactions including joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions, banking and financial transactions and contracts for employment, distributorship, manufacturing, supply, vendors, consultancy and other general contracts.

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