Lawrence Leung joined Ropes & Gray's finance department in 2021. Prior to joining the firm, Lawrence was a lawyer in the banking and finance team of the Australian office of an international law firm, where he worked on a broad range of domestic and cross-border financing transactions for large Australian institutional banks, private equity sponsors and LPs and Australian publicly listed companies.

During law school, Lawrence completed an internship at a large international law firm in Hong Kong. 


  • Advising major Australian financial institutions on a club financing of the borrower’s acquisition of an Australian publicly listed company.*
  • Acting for a major Australian retail company on the establishment of an IPO funding facility.*
  • Acting for a global logistics and property group on the syndicated refinancing of their senior secured debt, working capital and fund through facilities.*
  • Acting for a global private markets investment firm in relation to the provision of secured asset-backed facilities to a litigation funder.*
  • Advising a financial institution as incoming lender on a debt sale from entities of a private equity manager (the vendors) and subsequently advising the same incoming lender and the existing lender on a syndicated financing which involved the recapitalization of the existing borrower.*

*Experience prior to joining Ropes & Gray

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