All posts by Lian Seng Yap

Yap Lian Seng has had more than 22 years of professional experience. His practice encompasses mergers and acquisition (including schemes of arrangements, takeovers, competitive sale processes and acquisition/disposal of shares and assets), corporate finance, and restructuring work. Lian Seng is recognised for his strong deal-making skills and has demonstrated client skills and technical ability on a number of major transactions in Singapore. In terms of Reverse-Takeovers, Lian Seng has been involved in probably the highest number of successful RTOs in Singapore. He has also successfully pioneered other transaction structures to achieve similar outcomes in the Singapore market. Lian Seng was named a Leading Lawyer in the Capital markets and Corporate Finance areas in publications such as AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers and was a lead counsel in the restructuring of China Aviation Oil (Singapore) Corporation Limited which won the “Singapore Restructuring Deal of the Year” award at the Asian Legal Business Awards.


ASEAN’S Regulatory Environment for Cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings.

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are gaining further momentum as an alternative form of crowdfunding globally. Yap Lian Seng, Managing Partner of ZICO Insights Law LLC (a member of ZICO Law) together with Senior Associate, Heng Jun Meng, share their views on the emergence of cryptocurrencies, exchanges, […]