Carol Hartopp Hall | Singapore | Hogan Lovells

Carol Hartopp Hall

Counsel Corporate & Finance



Hartopp Hall Carol

Carol Hartopp Hall
Hartopp Hall Carol
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She is always quick with documentation and giving good advice to us.

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2023, Restructuring/Insolvency: International

Carol is an English qualified lawyer focusing on restructuring and special situations. She has more than seven years of experience advising banks and non-bank lenders on structured and syndicated lending. Carol has extensive experience dealing with large and complex cross border restructuring deals, with a particular focus on both the restructuring and disposal of distressed debt across the region including Singapore, Indonesia, India, and Vietnam.

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Carol always gives insights and perspectives that help shape the discussions. It's a joy to work with her.

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2023, Restructuring/Insolvency: International

Representative experience

The senior unsecured bank lenders, which have formed an unsecured working group, in the high profile SG$3.5bn restructuring of the Hyflux group.
A syndicate of lenders in relation to multiple defaults under a US$470m facility granted to a Singapore subsidiary of a large Indian conglomerate.
A syndicate of lenders on the US$330m restructuring of PT Royal Industries arising from PKPU proceedings in Indonesia.
An international bank on its exposure to Universal Group Holdings Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of the Hin Leong Group.
The syndicate of lenders comprising international and Indonesian lenders on the restructuring of PT Trikomsel Oke Tbk.
HSBC Institutional Trust Services (Singapore) Ltd., as Trustee for Ezra Holdings, in connection with the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of Ezra Holdings, a Singapore based offshore oilfield services company.
An international bank in relation to the US$1.9bn restructuring of the Samin Tan owned Asmin Koalindo Tuhup arising from Suspension of Debt Payment Obligation (PKPU) proceedings in Indonesia.
A senior lender on the US$3bn restructuring of various financing facilities made available to certain entities in the Essar Group.


  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Manchester, 2008
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Solicitor, England and Wales