Sharon is a local principal in the Real Estate practice group of Baker & McKenzie Wong & Leow in Singapore. She has advised extensively on a wide range of real estate transactions in Singapore, including the sale and purchase, and development of commercial, industrial and residential properties. She has also acted for sellers and purchasers in various en-bloc projects. Sharon also advises banks and borrowers on various banking facilities such as mortgages, refinancing, land/construction facilities for development projects. She also regularly acts for both landlords and tenants in the review and negotiation of leases/licence agreements for office and retail spaces, industrial and residential properties in Singapore.
Sharon has vast experience acting for clients in complex real estate matters involving JTC, Singapore’s largest industrial landlord and statutory board under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. Apart from real estate matters, Sharon also has experience with hotel management and hospitality contracts and transactions.
Sharon is recognised as one of Singapore’s most influential lawyers aged 40 and under by Singapore Business Review 2019, and has been recognised by Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021 that “she is quick to spot issues and a robust negotiator, whilst providing sound legal and commercial advice to clients.”
Sharon was previously a senior legal counsel with one of Singapore’s major public-listed property developers with a diversified portfolio of development and investment properties, hotels and serviced suites located in Singapore and overseas. Prior to joining the Firm, Sharon practiced in one of the Big Four law firms in Singapore and was a key member in the real estate practice group.
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