Legal

Legal expertise. Business understanding. It’s all connected.

Discover the connected effect

In today’s fast-moving world, it’s more important than ever to have a legal partner who understands all aspects of your business and embraces technology to help you move ahead effectively and decisively.

From predicting the impact of regulatory, economic and political shifts on your business to understanding how to future-proof your strategy, Eng and Co. LLC connects your challenges with the right expertise, harnessing the power of PwC’s global network, local presence and industry depth. Together, we help you:

  • Navigate complexity and execute with confidence
  • Find new ways to grow
  • Transform ways of working


What business issues and challenges are you looking to solve?

We are a full service corporate and commercial law firm in Singapore. We provide our clients with integrated legal advice on and effective management of complex cross-border commercial projects by drawing on our expertise as well as complementary specialists and market-leading experts from other parts of the PwC network.

Capital markets

Our capital markets practice advises clients on a wide range of public and private corporate financings and related transactions, encompassing all combinations of debt and equity instruments issued by corporations in markets around the world. Our lawyers have experience acting for both issuers and sponsors in debt and equity issues, including initial public offerings and secondary listings on Singapore exchange securities trading limited, medium term note programs and convertible bonds and securities, as well as advising on continuing listing requirements and corporate governance issues.

Corporate

Our corporate and commercial law practice advises on all areas of law relevant to establishing and operating a business in Singapore, including general corporate and regulatory matters, employment, and corporate reorganisations and restructurings. Our lawyers also have extensive experience in drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide range of commercial agreements, including distribution, joint ventures, manufacturing, local and cross-border sale and purchase, outsourcing, licensing, franchising, management, technology transfer, guarantees and indemnities and other arrangements.

Cyber risk and data privacy

Our lawyers work together with market leading experts from the PwC network, to provide an integrated offering to holistically address legal, personal data protection, cyber security and digital trust issues. This includes traditional cyber security capabilities, such as responding to cyber attacks and conducting vulnerability assessments. The combined team offers data governance and legal services. This may include data and privacy risk assessments, data management frameworks, data breach preparedness and notifications, as well as cyber risk management services.

Employment

Our employment practice deals with local and cross-border employment law issues, equity compensation programs, local and cross-border employee benefits matters, global employment company arrangements, reorganisation of business and retrenchment, as well as data privacy and protection issues.

Funds and asset management

Our funds and asset management practice regularly advises and acts for fund sponsors on the structuring, formation, negotiation and operation of closed-ended and open-ended investment funds pursuing major types of investment strategies using various structures, including partnership and trust structures, and the variable capital company (VCC) structure which was launched in January 2020. We also regularly represent various types of investors in connection with their evaluation of, and investment in, private investment funds.

International business reorganisations

Our international business reorganisations practice advises clients on the legal requirements pertaining to internal corporate reorganisations. This involves, among others, transfers, disposals, and amalgamations. We collaborate closely with the other advisers within the PwC network and, in particular, the network of tax professionals in all major areas and jurisdictions. Our lawyers combine seamlessly with these market-leading tax professionals and this enables our clients to benefit from the best commercial and transactional tax advice and services.

Mergers and acquisitions

Our mergers and acquisitions practice represents clients in a broad range of local and regional transactions, such as share and asset acquisitions and disposals, corporate reorganisations and capital restructuring, privatisations and mergers, joint ventures, schemes of reconstruction and amalgamation, leveraged buyouts and private equity investments.

Private clients

Our private clients practice advises entrepreneurs, family businesses and family offices on issues relating to wealth succession and structuring. We assist in the drafting of family constitutions and family charters, and advise on family governance and business governance issues. We support clients who wish to establish family trusts and private trust companies to hold their assets and wealth, and we assist clients to set up foundations and charities to fulfil their philanthropic aspirations. We work closely with tax advisers within the PwC network to advise clients and their family offices on tax matters and tax incentive applications.

Technology

Our technology practice advises clients, including start-ups in areas of fintech, agritech, edtech, etc on a broad range of matters applicable to technology companies, such as the drafting and review of licence and subscription agreements, and legal and regulatory issues pertaining to data and licensing.

About Eng and Co. LLC and our global legal network

Led by Managing Director, Rachel Eng, who has close to 30 years of corporate experience, we provide quality legal services to clients along with PwC’s audit, tax and advisory services as a one-stop solution. Eng and Co. LLC is an independent law firm that is a member of the PwC network. Meanwhile, the PwC global legal network extends over 100 territories throughout the world with more than 3,500 lawyers providing broad legal services.

Contact us

Eng and Co. LLC

7 Straits View #11-01, Marina One East Tower, Singapore 018936
Tel: +65 6597 3330
Fax: +65 6597 3340