DLA Piper has hired Tim Tan as a partner to the corporate group of the Bangkok office. Tim joins from O’Melveney & Myers where he was counsel in the Singapore office in the corporate finance practice. Tim focuses his practice on banking and leverage finance, corporate debt and restructuring and special situations investment transactions.

His experience includes acquisition finance, project finance, trade finance, commercial lending, corporate debt restructuring and mergers and acquisitions transactions across Asia including Indonesia, PRC, India, Thailand and Philippines.

Charles Severs, partner and international group head of corporate said: ‘The addition of Tim to the Asia corporate team will further strengthen our offering in Bangkok and, in line with the firm’s strategy, the wider Asia region. Tim will be based in Bangkok and work closely with the team in Asia and, specifically Singapore, where he has many years of experience and market knowledge.’