Reading Time: 4 minutesAuthored by Kenneth Szeto and Benjamin Hong of Withers KhattarWong LLP Singapore was gripped with enbloc sale fever in the first half of 2018, a momentum that started gathering since early 2017, beginning with the Shunfu Ville transaction. The period witnessed the successful closing of several big ticket – near billion dollar – deals. We […]
Kenneth's practice focuses on banking, finance and corporate transactions specialising in the real estate industry. He acts for lenders, borrowers in onshore and offshore financings, with a focus on real estate and asset-backed financing transactions. He also represents corporate and individual clients on acquisition and disposals of real estate, collective sale and purchases, sale and leasebacks, commercial leasing and structured real estate investment transactions across the commercial, industrial and residential property sectors. His clients include banks and leading financial institutions, property developers, multinationals, SME businesses, family offices and high net-worth private clients. Kenneth has been recognised in the Asia Pacific Legal 500 (2017 and 2016 editions) as a "Recommended Lawyer for Banking and Finance", and Asia Pacific Legal 500 2015 edition as a "Recommended Lawyer for Banking and Finance as well as Real Estate and Construction". He was named by the Singapore Business Review as one of Singapore’s 40 most influential lawyers aged 40 and under in 2015.