Firm Profile > Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) Co., Ltd > Yangon, Myanmar

Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) Co., Ltd
JUNCTION CITY TOWER, #18-01
BOGYOKE AUNG SAN ROAD
PABEDAN TOWNSHIP, YANGON
Myanmar

Myanmar > Corporate and M&A Tier 1

Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) Co., Ltd is the ‘go-to firm’ in Myanmar according to clients and has a well-established corporate  practice handling  international transactions and joint venture matters for companies in the banking and commercial sector. The group is overseen by Singapore and New York qualified managing partner Minn Naing Oo who is highly regarded by peers, and M&A expert Oh Hsiu-Hau in Vietnam. The group has been at the forefront of developing the insurance market and is noted for its work with several leading Japanese companies.  Jacqueline Cheong acts for private equity funds and other corporate clients on cross-border mergers and associate Lee Jun Yee works across the capacitance market regulatory framework. The team is able to leverage its offering in Singapore to handle Southeast Asia matters.

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Testimonials

‘Multi-faceted, multi-skilled, diverse team with broad range of expertise and the only full-service firm one would need for the Myanmar market. A&G Myanmar has been our go-to firm for the past 6 years and counting.’

‘Minn Niang Oo (Managing Partner) is an extremely seasoned multi-jurisdiction qualified lawyer, who is an absolute asset where Myanmar legal expertise is concerned. He is ever responsive and ready to advise on corporate, regulatory, construction, insurance and dispute matters or is able to swiftly bring other local experts from his team onboard.’

Minn, had expert knowledge regarding Myanmar, and coaching our team on specific matters related to legal agreements, negotiating tactics, and possible outcomes. Minn was also available almost “at anytime” to discuss key items as they arose. Given COVID and the situation in Myanmar, all of our teams needed counsel while managing the business in a ‘one-of-a-kind’ environment.’

Myanmar > Projects Tier 1

Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) Co., Ltd has a well-established projects practice assisting international companies on high-end power and energy projects, shopping malls developments, and banking transactions. Minn Naing Oo advises on infrastructure projects across ports and urban developments. In a representative matter, the group is advising on a liquefied petroleum gas facility in Myanmar. Oh Hsiu-Hau is a key member of the group advising on corporate elements, whilst banking partner Lee Jun Yee handles M&A matters. The team regularly works with its office in Singapore on cross-border energy mandates.

Practice head(s):

Minn Naing Oo

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Multi-faceted, multi-skilled, diverse team with broad range of expertise and the only full-service firm one would need for the Myanmar market. A&G Myanmar has been our go-to firm for the past 6 years and counting.’

‘Minn Niang Oo (Managing Partner) is an extremely seasoned multi-jurisdiction qualified lawyer, who is an absolute asset where Myanmar legal expertise is concerned. He is ever responsive and ready to advise on corporate, regulatory, construction, insurance and dispute matters or is able to swiftly bring other local experts from his team onboard.’

Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) Co., Ltd. is a fully licensed law firm which provides Myanmar legal advice, and issues Myanmar legal opinions. The firm’s Myanmar and foreign qualified lawyers, supported by the regional network of Allen & Gledhill, Singapore, combine sound local knowledge with best international practices to provide value added advice and unparalleled service to its clients.

Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) is led by Minn Naing Oo, a native Myanmar who is qualified to practise New York and Singapore law. Minn continues to build up, strong relationships and traction with both the Myanmar private business community as well as the various Myanmar government departments. Being fluent in the English and Myanmar languages, he is able to effectively advise both foreign investors and local businesses on their projects in Myanmar.

Operational since early 2014, the firm has gained an excellent reputation for advising local conglomerates and organisations as well as international clients across diversified industry sectors including financial services, energy and infrastructure, oil and gas, telecommunications, real estate, hospitality, food and beverage, and agriculture.

Main contacts:
Minn Naing Oo (managing director)
Oh Hsiu-Hau (director)
Lee Jun Yee (director)
Jacqueline Cheong (director)

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking & Finance; Capital Markets; Competition & Antitrust; Corporate & Commercial; Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions; Corporate Real Estate; Energy, Infrastructure & Projects; International Arbitration, Intellectual Property Minn Naing Oo minn.naingoo@allenandgledhill.com +95 1 925 3719
Corporate & Commercial; Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions; Corporate Real Estate Oh Hsiu-Hau oh.hsiuhau@allenandgledhill.com +65 6890 7637
Banking & Finance; Energy, Infrastructure & Projects Lee Jun Yee lee.junyee@allenandgledhill.com +95 1 925 3717 / 3718
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Jun Yee Lee  photo Mr Jun Yee Lee Director
Mr Naing Oo Minn  photo Mr Naing Oo Minn Managing Director of Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) and Partner of Allen &…
Mr U Nyan Naing Win  photo Mr U Nyan Naing Win Senior Adviser
Mr Hsiu-Hau Oh  photo Mr Hsiu-Hau Oh Managing Partner of Allen & Gledhill (Vietnam), Partner of Allen & Gledhill…
Dr Saw Yu Win  photo Dr Saw Yu Win Senior Adviser
Number of lawyers in regional network : 600
At this office : 30
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Myanmar

 

One of South-East Asia’s leading and largest law firms, Allen & Gledhill seeks to be a responsible corporate citizen and do good to effect positive changes in the ASEAN community. The firm collaborates closely with its clients, employees and the wider community in its CSR activities and initiatives. As part of its commitment to continue using its resources and capabilities to benefit the wider community, the firm and the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law jointly established the A&G-NUS Criminal Legal Aid Scheme (CLAS) Pro Bono Internship Programme in 2016. The programme is the first formal partnership between a law firm and the NUS Law Faculty focusing on pro bono work.