|Herbert Smith Freehills has appointed Rod Howell as a partner with its Singapore-based banking and finance practice. He has 20 years’ experience advising on financing in Asia, Australia, UK and US. Howell joins from Allens Arthur Robinson where he was the head of their Asian finance team specialising in asset and structured financings, including aircraft, shipping, rolling stock and infrastructure. Prior to joining Allens, he was a partner with Clifford Chance working across the firm’s London, New York and Hong Kong offices leading their regional asset finance practice. He is admitted to practice in New South Wales (Australia), England and Wales and is a registered foreign lawyer in Singapore.|
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