John Tan

Senior associate, Withers KhattarWong* | Singapore

Withers KhattarWong LLP is a Singapore law practice, affiliated with Withers LLP.

John is a senior associate in the banking, finance and property team.

He focuses his practice on financing and corporate transactions, specialising in the real estate industry sector. He advises banks and financial institutions as well as borrowers on domestic and cross-border real estate, asset-backed and asset financing transactions and documentation.

John also advises corporate and individual clients on property transactions across all the asset classes, including acquisitions and disposals, collective purchases, housing and commercial developments, sale and leasebacks, leasing and real estate-related corporate transactions, involving commercial, industrial and residential property.

He has been listed in the Singapore Business Review as one of Singapore’s Top 20 most influential 40-and-under lawyers 2018.

Focus areas

Track record



Representing the borrower in the S$17 million secured term loan facility extended by United Overseas Bank Limited to a leading self-storage facility operator, to partially finance the acquisition and conversion costs of a prime site industrial building.

Representing a leading property developer as borrower of S$50 million land and construction loan facilities.

Representing the lender of banking facilities extended to a leading property developer for the redevelopment of an industrial property site.

Singapore, 2012

Law Society of Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law



  • English





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