Peter Chen was once described by the John Soh Chee Wen, the alleged mastermind behind the manipulation of three penny stocks in 2013, as his “key wingman”. Not only did Chen provide legal services, but he also helped run business development at LionGold Corp, one of the companies believed to be controlled by accused Soh.

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