Josephine Suen

Senior Associate

Josie has a diverse finance and structured finance practice with a broad range of experience representing arrangers, institutional investors, private equity firms, originators and sponsors on a wide range of structured finance transactions extending from securitisations, capital markets, structured products, loan portfolio sales/acquisitions, bespoke structured lending transactions and single property and property portfolio financings.

Leveraging from her experience as a real estate finance and project finance lawyer, Josie is able to provides strategic and commercial advice on transactions across multiple asset classes and industries including residential and commercial real estate, consumer loans, regulated infrastructure and utilities and non-performing loans.

Josie was listed in Legal 500 2021 and awarded the Australia's Lawyer's Weekly '30 Lawyers under 30' in the Banking and Finance category.


Pro bono

Advised various charity organisations on the structure and implementation of social impact bonds relating to out of home care for youths and access to housing, justice and health services.

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

Committee Member, Asia Pacific Loan Markets Association - Young Leaders' Committee
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Legal 500, 2021



LL.B and B.Com (Accounting and Finance), University of Melbourne, 2011
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.