Based out of our Singapore office, Alex Wong brings close to two decades worth of experience in the energy and infrastructure space in Singapore and around Asia. Although the majority of his work has been focused in the water and energy sectors, he is equally appreciated for his work in wider infrastructure sectors, including transport and environmental infrastructure. Alex has helped clients navigate structuring, documentation and regulatory challenges in greenfield and brownfield projects from some of the most demanding jurisdictions across Asia. Alex is an adjunct associate professor for law at the Singapore Management University and Vice-Chairman of the Society of Construction Law (Singapore).
His articles are regularly published and he has also recently contributed a chapter to a book endorsed by the institute of Water Studies at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in Singapore titled, 'Water Governance: An Evaluation of Alternative Architectures'. Being both Singapore and English law qualified, Alex has worked on some of the most complex infrastructure projects across the region and has had extensive experience in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, Laos, Brunei, India, Bangladesh, Mongolia and Nepal.
“[Hogan] Lovells Lee & Lee’s Alex Wong pleases clients with his “excellent projects background.”
“Alex and his team are clear, professional and timely with their work product and advice. They have a good work ethic and are able to respond effectively on short notice.
Areas of Focus
Advising Sojitz Corporation on the construction contracts and arrangements in relation to the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor freight railway which will link Delhi and Mumbai.
Advising a project sponsor on the construction of the Baram 1 and Baleh mega hydro power projects in Sarawak, Malaysia.
Advising PT Medco Energi Internasional Tbk. on the development of the Donggi-Senoro LNG project, including advising on the EPC contract for the liquefaction plant.
Leading lawyer for third, fourth and sixth editions of the Best Lawyers list for Singapore in the practice area of energy
Leading lawyer (Energy and infrastructure, Singapore)