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DFDL Myanmar, Ltd.

General Business Law

3 ranked lawyersBand 1MyanmarGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Established Myanmar practice, frequently acting as local counsel on notable inbound mandates for prominent international clients. Local and international practitioners ensure a well-rounded offering that covers M&A, commercial lending, insurance and real estate matters. Clients benefit from its long-established network in South and South-East Asia. Continues to demonstrate extensive expertise in the natural resources and infrastructure sectors. Also well placed to advise clients on tax issues in Myanmar.

Strengths

A source comments: "The firm has a strong set of transaction credentials."

Work highlights

Assisted Dai-ichi Life with its obtaining of a foreign life insurance provider licence in Myanmar.

Notable practitioners

Nishant Choudhary is a well-recognised name in the market and noted for his banking specialism. He also regularly advises on M&A, market entry and insurance matters.

Thida Aye 's practice covers corporate, finance and real estate matters. She is a Myanmar-qualified lawyer of whom sources say: "She is exceptional; responsive, thoughtful and takes a view, which is what you need from local counsel."

William Greenlee is a highly respected practitioner with significant experience of a broad range of matters in Myanmar, including M&A, insurance and projects. A client commends his "focus on details and ability to draft excellent agreements."

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Myanmar

General Business Law


Nishant Choudhary
Up and Coming
Thida Aye
Band 4
William Greenlee
Band 1