The Times reported on its website, citing a confidential United States government document, that a bribery investigation had been opened to study the allegations.
His move will mark the third senior exit from DLA's Singapore office in the last year, following the departures of Glynn's predecessor as Singapore managing partner, Martin David, and disputes partner Justyn Jagger.
Khoo communicated the inside information to Jia Yao Mathew Tan, who was sentenced in April this year, and another person.
Prior to joining Yulchon, he practised at Kim & Chang in Korea for many years following his work experience in Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York.
“There has been an upturn in cross-border project financing activity in Southeast Asia in recent years,” said White & Case Global Project Finance Practice Leader, Art Scavone.