Press Release

Morgan Lewis Recognized at Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific Awards

May 25, 2022

SINGAPORE, May 25, 2022: Morgan Lewis Stamford has been honored as an adviser on the Impact Case of the Year as part of Benchmark Litigation's 2022 Asia-Pacific Awards. The firm has been recognized for the representation of PetroChina International (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. on various issues arising out of the high-profile collapse of Hin Leong Trading, one of Asia’s largest fuel traders and bunker suppliers, and its shipping arm, Ocean Tankers (Pte.) Ltd., which operates a fleet of floating storage units and tankers, as well as that of its ship-owning arm, the Xihe Holdings and Xihe Capital group of companies.

Partner Wendy Tan and associates Jonathan Tang and Kelley Wong advised PetroChina. Wendy and Kelley continue to advise PetroChina in ongoing proceedings relating to the case.

The Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific Awards celebrate the leading dispute resolution lawyers across the Asia-Pacific region for their achievements and developments in the legal profession.

Our Beijing and Shanghai offices operate as representative offices of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. In Hong Kong, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius is a separate Hong Kong general partnership registered with The Law Society of Hong Kong. Morgan Lewis Stamford LLC is a Singapore law corporation affiliated with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP.