Simon Chan has been based in Doha since July 2010. Prior to joining K&L Gates, he worked for Allen & Overy. Before moving to Doha, he spent 10 years practicing in London, from 1999-2009. Mr. Chan has extensive experience advising financial institutions, corporate sponsors, and borrowers on general financing, including project finance, leveraged finance, asset finance and Islamic finance and also on restructurings. He has experience in advising project companies, sponsors, and lenders on the development and financing of large infrastructure projects.
“Simon Chan earns recognition for his Islamic finance and project finance capabilities. His competitors agree that he is ‘a very good technical lawyer,’ with one peer noting: ‘Simon is a good guy, dedicated to the work and an expert in his field.’” - The Legal 500: Qatar