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Sample List of Local Attorneys

U.S. Embassy

Rangoon, Burma

DISCLAIMER:  The U.S. Embassy Rangoon assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the following persons or firms.  Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department of State or the U.S. Embassy.  Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance.  The information in the list on professional credentials, areas of expertise and language ability are provided directly by the lawyers; the Embassy is not in a position to vouch for such information.  You may receive additional information about the individuals on the list by contacting the local bar association (or its equivalent) or the local licensing authorities.

Attorneys in Rangoon

Baker & McKenzie Limited

Website: www.bakermckenzie.com/myanmar

Phone Number: +95 1 9255095

Address: Level 18, Unit 18-03, Sule Square

221 Sule Pagoda Road, Kyauktada Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions/Transactional Issues, Contract Law, Tax Law, Dispute Resolution, Foreign Investment Regulatory Framework, Compliance Issues, Antitrust and Competition, Intellectual Property, Real Estate/Land Law, Labor and Immigration Law, Environmental Law, Administrative and Constitutional Law.

Managing Partner: Jo Daniels

      Email address: yangon@bakermckenzie.com;  jo.daniels@bakermckenzie.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

 

 

DFDL Myanmar Limited

Website: www.dfdl.com

Phone Number: +95 9 526180

Address: No. 134A Than Lwin Road,

Golden Valley Ward (1), Bahan Township

(Box 729 GPO), Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Banking and Finance; Corporate and Commercial; Real Estate and Construction; Energy, Mining, and Infrastructure; Merger & Acquisitions; Employment and Labor; Taxation; English Law Governed Transactions

Attorney: William D. Greenlee, Jr.

      Email address: William.greenlee@dfdl.com

      Languages: English, Mandarin

Attorney: Nishant Choudhary

      Email address: nishant.choudhary@dfdl.com

      Languages: English, Hindi, Urdu

Attorney: Dave Seibert

      Email address: dave.seibert@dfdl.com

      Language: English

Attorney: Danyel Thomson

      Email address: danyel.thomson@dfdl.com

      Language: English

 

 

Diamond Law Firm

Phone Number: +95 9 966911299, +95 9 952008211

Address: United Condo, Room 207, in front of B.E.H.S. (1), at the corner of Nawaday Street and Ahlanpya Pagoda Road, Dagon Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Litigation, Real Estate Affairs, Commercial Affairs, Labor Affairs, Legal Affairs

Attorney: U Hla Sein

      Email address: diamondlawfirm2012@gmail.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

Attorney: Daw Khin Saw Oo

      Email address: diamondlawfirm2012@gmail.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

 

 

Hygienic Legal Clinic

Phone Number: +95 9 43049313

Address: No. 173, First Floor, Thein Phyu Road, Rangoon

Areas of specialization: Human Rights, Child Abuse, Labor and Workers’ Rights, Land Expropriation, Human Trafficking, Rape Cases

Attorney: U Robert Sann Aung (and others)

      Email address: hygienic.legal.clinic@gmail.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

 

 

Jipyong Myanmar Limited

Website: www.jipyongmyanmar.com

Phone Number: +95 1 510366

Address: 140A Than Lwin Road

Bahan Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: M&A, Infrastructure, Joint Venture and Incorporation, Corporate Secretarial Services & Tax Filing, Trademark Registration

Attorney: Kyu Chang Oh (Brian)

      Email address: kcoh@jipyong.com

      Languages: English, Burmese, Korean, Japanese

 

 

Luther Law Firm Limited

Website: www.luther-lawfirm.com / www.luther-services.com

Phone Number: +95 1 500 021

Address: Unit #1, Level 8, Uniteam Marine Office Building

84 Pan Hlaing Street, Sanchaung Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Investment Structuring, Market Entry and Business Establishment, Corporate Law, Joint Ventures and Mergers/Acquisitions, Public Private Partnerships, Financial Transactions, Tax Law and Tax Consulting, Real Estate Law, Labor Law, Immigration Law, Contract Law, International Trade/Commercial Law, Intellectual Property Law, Corporate Compliance.

Attorney: Alexander Bohusch (and others)

      Email address: Myanmar@luther-lawfirm.com / Myanmar@luther-services.com

      Languages: English, Burmese, German, French

 

 

Rajah & Tann NK Legal Myanmar Company Limited

Website: www.mm. rajahtann.com

Phone Number: +95 9 73040763

Address: Level 7, Unit 8, Myanmar Centre Tower 1

192 Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, Bahan Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Civil and Criminal Litigation, Corporate Commercial, Banking, Employment, Personal Law, Intellectual Property, Arbitration

Attorney: Dr. Min Thein

      Email address: min.thein@rajahtann.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

Attorney: Lester Chua

      Email address: lester.chua@rajahtann.com

      Languages: English, Chinese

 

 

SCM Legal Limited

Website: www.scm-legal.com

Phone Number: +95 9 256147067; +95 9 795758272; +95 9 403379600

Address: 43/5 Inya Myaing Road, Bahan Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Company Law, Investments, Joint Ventures, Acquisitions, Projects and PPPs, Financing, Government Transactions, Commercial Law Services, Regulatory Advice and Compliance, Tax Compliance and Accounting Support

Attorney: Chrsitopher Hughes

      Email address: chris.hughes@scm-legal.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

Attorney: Stefan Chapman

      Email address: stefan.chapman@scm-legal.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

Attorney: Rebecca Mohr

      Email address: rebecca.mohr@scm-legal.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

 

 

Thanlwin Legal

Website: www.thanlwinlegal.com

Phone Number: +95 9 966069996

Address:

Unit 7, Level 21, Myanmar Centre, Tower 1

No. 192, Kabar Aye Pagoda Road

Bahan Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Banking and Finance; Insurance; Corporate; Company Registration; Joint Ventures; M&A; Corporate Structuring; Construction; Real Estate; Infrastructure; Energy; Oil & Gas; Mining; Agriculture; Telecommunications; Logistics; Trading; Tax; Bookkeeping; Auditing

Attorney: Mariano Suarez

      Email address: ms@thanlwinlegal.com

      Languages: English, Spanish, Burmese (basic), Italian (basic)

 

 

U Min Sein Law Firm

Website: www.uminseinlawbusiness.com

Phone Number: +95 1 253273; +95 1 391528

Address: No. 7 Pansodan Office Tower,

189-195 Pansodan Street, Kyauktada Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Civil and Criminal Law, Business and Corporate Law, Civil Law, Trade/Commercial Law, International Contracts, Trademark, Intellectual Property, Succession Law, Corporate Law, International Joint Venture Agreements, Legal and Financial Advisory Services, Applying for MIC Permits, Litigations.

Attorney: U Min Sein

      Email address: michael.msein@gmail.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

 

 

VDB Loi

Website: https://www.vdb-loi.com

Phone Number: +95 1 92537526

Rangoon Address: Level 10, Unit 01-05, Junction City Office Tower

Corner of Bogyoke Aung San Road and 27th Street, Pabedan Township, Rangoon

Areas of Specialization: Foreign Investment; M&A; Real Estate; Taxation; Banking and Finance; Energy and Infrastructure; Manufacturing; Consumer Goods

Attorney: Jeffrey Martin

      Email address: jeffrey.martin@vdb-loi.com

      Language: English

Attorney: Myo Win

      Email address: myo.win@vdb-loi.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

 

Attorneys in Naypyitaw

 

DFDL Myanmar Limited

Website: www.dfdl.com

Phone Number: +95 67 417209

Address: No. OAT/5186, Corner of La Sho Street & Nay Kyar (9) Street,

Oattaya Thiri Township, Naypyitaw

Areas of Specialization: Banking and Finance; Corporate and Commercial; Real Estate and Construction; Energy, Mining, and Infrastructure; Merger & Acquisitions; Employment and Labor; Taxation; English Law Governed Transactions

Attorney: William D. Greenlee, Jr.

      Email address: William.greenlee@dfdl.com

      Languages: English, Mandarin

Attorney: Nishant Choudhary

      Email address: nishant.choudhary@dfdl.com

      Languages: English, Hindi, Urdu

Attorney: Dave Seibert

      Email address: dave.seibert@dfdl.com

      Language: English

Attorney: Danyel Thomson

      Email address: danyel.thomson@dfdl.com

      Language: English

 

 

VDB Loi

Website: https://www.vdb-loi.com

Phone Number: +95 1 92537526

Address: Parkroyal Hotel, Naypyitaw, Jade Villa No.13/14,

Hotel Zone, Dekhina Thiri Township, Naypyitaw

Areas of Specialization: Foreign Investment; M&A; Real Estate; Taxation; Banking and Finance; Energy and Infrastructure; Manufacturing; Consumer Goods

Attorney: Jeffrey Martin

      Email address: jeffrey.martin@vdb-loi.com

      Language: English

Attorney: Myo Win

      Email address: myo.win@vdb-loi.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

 

Attorneys in Mandalay

 

Daw Khin Win Yee

Phone Number: +95 09 962055335

Address: No. 187, 87th Street (between 25th and 26th Streets), Thiri Marlar East Ward, Aung Myay Thar Zan Township, Mandalay

Areas of Specialization: General Law

Attorney: Daw Khin Win Yee

      Email address: dawkhinwinyi7@gmail.com

      Languages: English, Burmese

 

 

Mandalay Justice Law Firm

Phone Number: +95 09 2014522; +95 09 2300786; +95 09401277732

Address: No. 50, 88th Street (between 24th and 25th Streets), Mandalay

Areas of Specialization: Criminal and Civil Law, Deed of Agreement, Labor and Arbitration.

Attorney: Khin Maung Than (and others)

      Email address: lawyerkhinmaungthanndf@gmail.com

      Languages: English, Burmese, Urdu

 

 

Mandalay Law Firm

Phone Number: +95 09 971729551

Address: No. 28, 29th Street (between 71st and 72nd Streets), Pat Kong Wann Kyin Ward, Chan Aye Thar Zan Township, Mandalay

Areas of Specialization: General Law

Attorney: U Hla Ko (and others)

      Email address: hlakoadvocate@gmail.com

      Languages: Burmese, English (reading, writing)