SHERLYN LAU’s practice focuses on corporate finance transactions including representing both issuers and underwriters on initial public offerings on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. She has experience in a wide range of general commercial and corporate finance transactions, including mergers and acquisitions; secondary equity fund raisings and pre-initial public offering private placements. Sherlyn has also handled a number of initial public offerings on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, debt offerings and general compliance matters.
Sherlyn was recognized in IFLR1000 2020, 2019 and 2017 as a “Notable practitioner” for capital markets: equity. In the 2017 edition of the book, a Chinese multinational bank client who has worked with the firm in the equity capital markets says: “Sherlyn Lau is very hands-on, has strong commercial judgment and is very experienced in the real estate sector.”
Sherlyn is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese and has a working knowledge of Malay language.
Admissions & Certifications
- Hong Kong (Solicitor)
- The City University of Hong Kong, Postgraduate Certificate in Laws, 2001
- University of Liverpool, LL.B., 1998 (with honours)
- University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Certificate in Legal Practice, 1999
- Chinese - Cantonese
- Chinese - Mandarin