Alessandra Yen

Alessandra Yen

Knowledge Lawyer/Bk Training

Alessandra is an experienced finance lawyer who has worked at top tier firms in Sydney and London.
She has particular expertise in project finance including in the infrastructure, oil/gas and nuclear sectors. Alessandra works across A&O Shearman’s finance product groups to prepare and deliver training on a range of core loan finance topics. This covers both fundamental topics such as loan agreements and security and recent market developments.



Solicitor, Supreme Court of New South Wales and High Court of Australia, October 2011.


Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, College of Law, New South Wales, 2011.

Bachelor of Business Administration with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Macquarie University, Sydney, 2010.

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.