Yap Ling Man

Senior associate, Withers KhattarWong*

Withers KhattarWong LLP is a Singapore law practice, affiliated with Withers LLP.

Ling Man is a senior associate in the corporate team.

She focuses on corporate and capital market transactions involving corporations in many countries. Ling Man also advises on employment law, partnership and compliance matters.

Track record


Acting for PT PLTG Celukan Bawang, owner of a power plant project located in Bali, Indonesia, as the lead counsel on its joint venture and cooperation with Chinese conglomerate Shanghai Electric Group Co. Ltd, in developing, building and owning a gas-fired power plant in Indonesia valued over US$1.3 billion. The Belt and Road Initiative projects along Indonesia’s Regional Comprehensive Economic Corridor (CEC).

Acting for PT Kayan Hydro Energy, an Indonesian owner of a hydropower plant located in Kalimantan, Indonesia, as the lead counsel, on an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract exceeding US$1 billion with Power China Group’s Sinohydro, as well as related financing matters. The EPC contract forms part of the US$17.8 billion energy projects to be built by PT Kayan along the Kayan River in North Kalimantan. The Kayan Hydropower Station is a key project along Indonesia’s Comprehensive Economic Corridor within the Belt and Road Initiative.

Acted for PT General Energy Bali, the owner of a coal-fired power plant situated in Bali, as the lead counsel throughout the entire project. This project is one of the key Belt and Road Initiative projects along Indonesia’s Comprehensive Economic Corridor.

Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court in Malaya, Malaysia, 2009

Foreign Practitioner Certificate for Foreign Lawyer to practise both Singapore Law and Foreign Law in Singapore, 2016



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