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Hetty Lam

Hetty Lam


Hetty Lam

Hetty Lam has experience in asset finance and general financing and specialises in cross-border leasing and financing transactions within the aviation sector.

Hetty has advised clients on a wide range of transaction types including operating and finance leases, commercial debt financing on limited or full recourse basis, portfolio asset sales and novations, tax leasing and aviation joint ventures.

  • Clifford Chance's Hong Kong Corporate practice advises on Temasek's USD$2.3 billion acquisition of ICBC shares held by Goldman Sachs

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Career and qualifications

  • Joined Clifford Chance 2009
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong 2011

Awards and citations

  • One source describes her as being "very prompt and responsive, and having the legal capabilities." Aviation: Finance (International Firms) – China,
    Chambers Asia Pacific 2021
  • Hetty Lam is a rising star'
    Legal 500 Asia Pacific Guide 2021 for Hong Kong Asset Finance
  • Associate-to-watch, Aviation: Finance (International Firms) – China,
    Chambers Asia Pacific 2021
  • Rising Star, Aviation, Rising Stars Awards
    Asia-Pacific 2021, IFLR1000
  • Recommended Lawyer, Asset Finance - Hong Kong 
    Legal 500 Asia Pacific Guide 2021 
  • Rising Star, Aviation, Hong Kong,
    Euromoney's Legal Media Group Expert Guide 2020 & 2021
  • Rising Star, the AirFinance Journal 2019