Hong Cheong is of counsel in the Finance and Projects Group of Morrison & Foerster, based in the Singapore office. He has extensive experience in advising private equity sponsors, corporations, financial advisers, credit funds and banks on domestic and multi-jurisdictional finance matters and specializes in acquisition and leveraged finance, public to private takeovers, syndicated and bilateral lending, margin financing and subscription line financing.
Hong Cheong is ranked as an Up and Coming Lawyer for Banking and Finance in Singapore by Chambers Asia-Pacific 2022, as an advisor who “pays attention to detail and is diligent in his work" and ensures that his “clients’ interests are well protected”.
Hong Cheong is a member of the Fund Finance Association’s Diversity in Fund Finance (Asia) Committee, which is focused on promoting education, opportunity, action, and affinity in the fund finance industry in Asia.
Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Hong Cheong worked at the London and Hong Kong offices of international law firms. He is fluent in English and Mandarin.
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Chambers Asia-Pacific 2022
The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2022