email

Email Caroline

public
49, Kim Yam Road...

Licensed & Certified to Practice In

verified_user LICENSED SINCE:

-

check_circle MEMBER SINCE:

October 2018

About Caroline

Caroline Berube is the Managing Partner of HJM Asia Law (with offices in China and Singapore). She is admitted to the New York Bar, the Singapore Bar and holds a BCL (civil law) and an LL.B. (common law) from McGill University in Montreal. Caroline also studied for a year at the National University of Singapore in 1998, where she focused on Chinese law. Caroline has been working in Asia for more than 15 years with SMEs, MNCs and foreign banks, advising them in the field of commercial law, intellectual property, human resources and M&A in the Asia Pacific region. She spent the majority of this time in China, Bangkok and Singapore when she initially worked in a British law firm. With an extensive presence on the ground in Asia, Caroline is well versed in the opportunities and risks associated with most Asian jurisdictions. She is highly regarded for her legal expertise in setting up legal and tax corporate structures in Asia, and navigating the challenges and options faced by potential and existing investors in Asia. Caroline has been quoted in numerous publications, such as the Singapore Straits Times, the Business Times, Bloomberg News, Asian Legal Business and La Presse. She is also a regular speaker at various international conferences and presents a summer lecture series at the Sorbonne Assas Law School on legal corporate structures, M&A and restructuring deals, IP, HR and tax in Asia.

work Experience

Attorney
Watson, Farley & Williams
Jan. 1, 1999 - Jan. 1, 2002
None

Attorney
Trust Law Firm
Jan. 1, 2003 - Jan. 1, 2006
None

Managing Partner
HJM Asia Law & Co LLC
Jan. 1, 2006 - Current
None

school Education

Laval University
Administrateur de sociétés certifié (ASC)
- 2013

McMaster University
Chartered Director (C.Dir.), Dual Certification
- 2013

National University of Singapore
International Program
- 1999

McGill University
LL.B.and BC.L
- 1998

group Associations

Deputy Chair- Asia Pacific
Alliott Group
None -

N/A
International Society of Primerus Law Firms
None -

N/A
New York State Bar Association
None -

President
McGill Alumni Singapore
None -

N/A
Law Europe International
None -

N/A
Inter-Pacific Bar Association
None -

N/A
International Business Law Consortium
None -

Senior Vice-Chair, Asia Pacific Forum
International Bar Association
None -

N/A
Interlegal
None -

N/A
American Bar Association
None -

N/A
Union Internationale des Avocats
None -

This is a community generated profile.