Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe is set on building an energy and infrastructure presence imminently in Singapore by relocating Houston-based energy partner Giji John to the city-state, the firm has told Law.com International.

The U.S. firm, which launched in Singapore one year after closing its Hong Kong office in 2020, has also been actively searching for a dispute resolution partner in energy and infrastructure arbitration to build an international arbitration practice in the city-state, according to the firm.