The Legal 500 - Asia Pacific (2020)

Corporate and M&A - Tier 1
Projects - Tier 3

Corporate and M&A
Working in conjunction with the firm's Singapore office, Rajah & Tann Myanmar Company Limited provides a full suite of commercial law advice to major multinational corporates in the energy and infrastructure, real estate, consumer goods and food and beverage sectors. In addition, the firm fields a strong regulatory practice and also has a number of experienced litigators on the ground in Myanmar, including Lester Chua. Singapore-based Chester Toh oversees the Myanmar practice and has deep expertise in advising multinationals and regional corporates on investments into Myanmar. Another key figure on the foreign investment front is Hiroyuki Ota, also in Singapore, who serves as the firm's primary contact for Japanese investors seeking opportunities in Myanmar. Min Thein is managing partner of the Myanmar office, and Arloy Chan was recently promoted to partner.

Rajah & Tann Myanmar Company Limited has strong corporate and litigation teams with experience assisting project companies with the development and financing of major commercial real estate developments, urban redevelopment projects, and transport and port infrastructure. The Myanmar team also works closely with its colleagues in Singapore, Japan, Thailand, and other East Asian jurisdictions.