Paul Landless, Partner, Clifford Chance
Paul Landless heads the Derivatives and Structured Products Group in Singapore for Clifford Chance. He specialises in derivatives and regularly advises on collateral arrangements, netting, custody and security issues, repo and stock–lending custody arrangements, derivatives litigation, close-out procedures and related insolvency issues, as well as on a wide array of financial market products, including credit and equity derivatives and structured notes, repos, stock-lending and, more recently, RMB transactions and products and a variety of structured physical commodity transactions involving steel, copper, iron ore and petroleum. He also works on regulatory issues including Basel III and OTC clearing under Dodd-Frank, EMIR and local Asian rules.
Landless has worked in Clifford Chance's London, Hong Kong and Singapore offices since 2004, and he is English and Hong Kong law-qualified.