Jean Woo was recently promoted as partner of Ashurst Singapore this year. She is Singaporean and was educated in Singapore. Jean has an avid interest in sports. She was awarded National Colours for netball for successive years in school. Rather uniquely she started her career in banking as a management trainee for Standard Chartered Bank. She subsequently switched to law and worked for an international law firm in London for eight years. She returned to Singapore and joined Ashurst Singapore in 2009. Jean specialises in trade and commodity finance and was shortlisted as Young Lawyer of the Year at the ALB South East Asia Law Awards 2017.