Pierre Brochet joined our firm in 2018 as a registered Foreign Qualified Lawyer for the following permitted practice areas: corporate finance, capital market, banking & finance and derivatives. Azmi & Associates is the first law firm in Malaysia to have been granted a licence by the Bar Council of Malaysia to employ a Foreign Qualified Lawyer.
Mr. Pierre Brochet is qualified to practice as a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales and as an Avocat before the French (Paris) Bar. He has over 20 years of experience in the Cross-Border Financing & Derivatives Sector with firms such as Clifford Chance, White & Case, McDermott Will & Emery and Greenberg Traurig, in London, Paris and New York. He brings on board varied and wide-ranging experience in the areas of securities issuances (including listed and publicly traded bonds), investment grade and leveraged credit facilities, asset- and receivables-based financings, structured financings (collateralised or derivatives-based) and debt re-financings and restructurings, most of them cross-border.
He holds a Maîtrise in Law from the University of Paris and an LL.M. in International Business Law from King’s College London, and also studied law at the University of Edinburgh. He is an arbitrator at the Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC) in Kuala Lumpur, specializing in finance and derivatives matters.