Myanmar Lawyers and Law Firms

ZICO Law
Unit # 5, Level 4,
Uniteam Marine Office Building
84 Pan Hlaing Street
Sanchaung Township
Yangon Myanmar

ZICO Law is the first network of leading independent local law firms with a full presence in 18 cities across all 10 ASEAN member countries. Our powerhouse of over 300 lawyers enable our clients to enjoy value-added legal services by leveraging on a combination of local expertise and regional insights. ZICO Law is associated with innovative, high quality and efficient services, as evidenced by numerous awards and top-tier rankings in the legal publications, regionally and internationally for our member firms and lawyers individually.

Established in 2013, ZICO Law in Myanmar covers a wide range of practices such as Corporate Commercial, Mergers and Acquisitions, Projects, Infrastructure and Utilities and Real Estate. The insights of local, regional and global practices provide an extra edge to clients by presenting them with the unique opportunity to work with only one legal firm for various cross-border transactions.

ZICO Law Myanmar is helmed by Dr Maung Maung Thein, as Executive Chairman. As a former Deputy Minister of Finance with over 40 years’ experience working in the public and private sectors, we are able to draw on his vast knowledge and provide our clients with the requisite expertise to handle the most complex legal issues facing companies in Myanmar. The Yangon office is supported by a team of local Myanmar lawyers and also a number of regional secondees lawyers seconded from the ZICO Law network.

+95 1 538362
info@zicolaw.com
DFDL – Yangon, Myanmar
№ 134/A, Than Lwin Road, Golden Valley Ward (1)
Bahan Township (GPO Box 729)
Yangon
Myanmar

In 1994, DFDL was built on the foundation of a unique vision: to build an integrated international standard law firm, with in-depth knowledge of the Mekong Region, while providing specialized and personalized advisory services to the international business community.

As the Mekong Region and other emerging markets continue to thrive, DFDL is uniquely positioned to secure your access to promising international growth opportunities.

Overview

Facts and Figures

DFDL People

Over 140 advisers
More than 300 staff members
40% expatriate advisers
12 regional partners
15 national partners
Numerous nationalities

International Presence

Established in 1994
Nine countries: Bangladesh, Cambodia*, Indonesia*, Myanmar, Philippines*, the Lao PDR, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam
Numerous offices in Asia
Desks in China, India, and Japan
A Practice Group in Bhutan

*DFDL collaborating firms
DFDL Expertise

Integrated international law firm providing technical excellence across our core areas of expertise;
In-depth local and cross-border experience in complex and sophisticated transactions across a wide geographical front;
A practical knowledge of local business cultures and practices; and
Our areas of expertise: Banking and Finance, Corporate and Commercial, Energy, Mining and Infrastructure, Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate and Construction, and Taxation.

Founded in 1995, DFDL is one of the oldest foreign legal and tax firms in Myanmar.

DFDL provides a full range of legal and tax services to foreign and local investors operating in Myanmar. Our team of more than 30 experienced local lawyers and foreign legal advisers in Yangon and Naypyidaw provides efficient, effective, and practical legal services at an international standard, coupled with a high level of personal in-depth knowledge of the local environment.

DFDL is best placed to advise Asian and international companies on their investments in Myanmar.

Our Myanmar business unit is led by Partner and Managing Director William D. Greenlee, Jr.

DFDL – Myanmar
+95 1 526 180
+95 1 548 835
myanmar@dfdl.com
SCL Law Group
Rajanakarn Building, 20th Floor,
3 South Sathorn Rd., Yannawa,
Sathorn, Bangkok 10120 Thailand
+66 2 676 6667-8
siamcitylaw@siamcitylaw.com

SCL Law Group formerly known as Chavalit Law Group provides a full range of legal services to serve the needs of clients. We have structured our group of law firms in such a way that general legal work, such as corporate, securities, banking and finance, corporate recovery services, expatriate services, labour, mergers and acquisitions, property, taxation, litigation, and arbitration, are handled by Siam City Law Offices (SCL); and intellectual property, information technology, and telecommunications work is handled by Chavalit & Associates (CA).

SCL Tax Consultants Limited (SCL Tax) provides a full range of Thai and international taxation, accounting, and customs services.

Our thorough understanding of Thai tax laws and practices helps our clients to achieve their business goals through the mitigation of adverse tax liabilities, which may arise within our clients’ SCL Tax Consultants Limited (SCL Tax) provides a full range of Thai and international taxation, accounting, and customs services.

SCL International Limited (SCLI) focuses on international business aspects and foreign investment.

Chavalit & Partners Limited (C&P) is our office in Hua Hin, Thailand. It specialises in providing services to expatriate individuals and companies living and operating in the south of Thailand. The office focuses on work for real estate buyers and developers, as well as providing corporate and tax advice.

SCLH Legal & Tax Consultants (Myanmar) Ltd. (SCL Myanmar) is our office in Myanmar. It is an independent firm set up by HNP Legal Ltd., SCL and Mr. James Zaw (Partner). It provides the full range of legal and tax services to local and multinational companies.

Our clients are both domestic companies and multinational corporations. We have worked with law firms in many jurisdictions for cross-border transactions.

SCL Law Offices Limited (SCL Lao) is our office in Lao PDR. In Cambodia, we are known as SCL SP&P Company Limited.

+66 2 676 6667-8
siamcitylaw@siamcitylaw.com
DFDL – Naypyidaw, Myanmar
Plot No. 18, Ottarathiri Hotel,
Hotel Zone (2), Oattarathiri Township,
Nay Pyi Taw,
Myanmar

In 1994, DFDL was built on the foundation of a unique vision: to build an integrated international standard law firm, with in-depth knowledge of the Mekong Region, while providing specialized and personalized advisory services to the international business community.

As the Mekong Region and other emerging markets continue to thrive, DFDL is uniquely positioned to secure your access to promising international growth opportunities.

Overview

Facts and Figures

DFDL People

Over 140 advisers
More than 300 staff members
40% expatriate advisers
12 regional partners
15 national partners
Numerous nationalities

International Presence

Established in 1994
Nine countries: Bangladesh, Cambodia*, Indonesia*, Myanmar, Philippines*, the Lao PDR, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam
Numerous offices in Asia
Desks in China, India, and Japan
A Practice Group in Bhutan

*DFDL collaborating firms
DFDL Expertise

Integrated international law firm providing technical excellence across our core areas of expertise;
In-depth local and cross-border experience in complex and sophisticated transactions across a wide geographical front;
A practical knowledge of local business cultures and practices; and
Our areas of expertise: Banking and Finance, Corporate and Commercial, Energy, Mining and Infrastructure, Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate and Construction, and Taxation.

Founded in 1995, DFDL is one of the oldest foreign legal and tax firms in Myanmar.

DFDL provides a full range of legal and tax services to foreign and local investors operating in Myanmar. Our team of more than 30 experienced local lawyers and foreign legal advisers in Yangon and Naypyidaw provides efficient, effective, and practical legal services at an international standard, coupled with a high level of personal in-depth knowledge of the local environment.

DFDL is best placed to advise Asian and international companies on their investments in Myanmar.

Our Myanmar business unit is led by Partner and Managing Director William D. Greenlee, Jr.

DFDL – Myanmar
+95-67-435031
+95-67-435038
myanmar@dfdl.com