Mayer Brown represents the Macau Special Administrative Region as appointed counsel on their recovery of corrupt proceeds and assets received by their former Secretary for Transport and Public Works Mr. Ao Man Long.

Mr. Ao was earlier in the year convicted by the Macau Court of Final Appeal on offences of corruption and money laundering and was sentenced to 27 years of imprisonment and fine together with a confiscation/restitution order made against all his assets totalling at least HK$245,472,702.00.

A Writ of Summons was filed against Mr. Ao Man Long and his associates in the Court of First Instance of Hong Kong on 24th July 2008