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Tim Beech

Partner

Singapore

Beech Tim
Tim Beech

Partner

Singapore

Tim is a partner in our debt capital markets group based in Singapore and the head of our Asia-Pacific Corporate Trust & Agency team. He advises corporate trustees and agents on all aspects of debt capital markets and loan transactions. He is rated highly by clients who appreciate that his “excellent technical legal knowledge is matched very well with his superb business acumen”. Tim has also been described as being “amongst the leading lawyers in the world of corporate trust advisory”.

Tim has extensive experience across all corporate trust products and services. He advises corporate trustees and agents across the market on the full range of debt capital markets transactions, including corporate and financial institution debt, regulatory capital and other subordinated debt, equity-linked products, repackagings, CLOs, securitisations, covered bonds and infrastructure and project finance. He has wide-ranging experience advising trustees on defaults, modifications, waivers, restructurings and liability management, as well as disputes and litigation. He also advises facility, security and intercreditor agents on all types of bank financing and custodians, escrow agents and depositary banks on standalone custody, escrow and depositary receipt matters.

Market Recognition

“…with Tim on the ground I now have counsel who I feel I can use as a sounding board rather than just for transactional support.” 
Client 

“Tim’s excellent technical legal knowledge is matched very well with his superb business acumen which is so necessary when it comes to the grey areas of default work.” 
Client 

“I have found him to be amongst the leading lawyers in the world of corporate trust advisory - and not just among his PQE peers but across the entire market….He is one of the handful of lawyers in the market I would turn to with almost any question. His status as the l‎eading corporate trust lawyer in the APAC region is already established.” 
Client 

“Tim is absolutely first-rate – he is a very trusted pair of hands, totally dependable and approachable with a good depth of knowledge and experience of the corporate trust products. He…is always happy to help and provides clear, sound advice on the smallest to the trickiest and most complex issues.” 
Client 

“The…team in Asia-Pacific appreciates his consistent approach in his roles as legal practitioner and relationship manager – he is hands-on, pragmatic and focused. Tim’s arrival in the region has not only significantly strengthened [the] APAC Corporate Trust relationship with the firm - he has also been instrumental in building the relationship with us beyond traditional areas of strength.” 
Client 

“Tim is able to analyse situations and articulate scenarios in a way that enables me to understand the commercial risks associated with a decision making process. He invariably provides alternatives or solutions to problems and is able to navigate complex transactions with a commercial approach whilst not increasing the risk profile for his clients.” 
Client

 

Experience highlights

Expertise

Practices

Capital Markets

Sectors

Financial Institutions

Office

Singapore

Allen & Overy LLP
50 Collyer Quay, #09-01 OUE Bayfront
Singapore
049321

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2006

Recognition

News & insights

Publications: 02 JUNE 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: Points to note for EEA securitisations regarding EBA 22 April ‘Statement on additional supervisory measures in the Covid-19 pandemic’

On 22 April 2020, the EBA published a “statement on additional supervisory measures in the COVID-19 pandemic” [1] (the Statement). The Statement clarifies, amongst other things, the application of the…

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Key regulatory topics

Publications: 01 JUNE 2020

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly Update 22 - 28 May 2020

Our weekly update on key regulatory topics affecting the financial services sector. If you would like to receive this update by email and be added to our marketing mailing list please…

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Publications: 14 APRIL 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus – Bondholder meetings in the time of Covid-19: virtually ok?

With Covid-19 restrictions around the world affecting the holding of physical bondholder meetings, we explain our analysis and suggested approach to virtual attendance at these meetings by way of…

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Publications: 13 NOVEMBER 2019

ASEAN and South Asia Debt Capital Markets: 2019 and beyond

2020 expected to be a spotlight year for ASEAN and South Asia Debt Capital Markets 

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