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

Corporate and M&A Tier 1

Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) Co., Ltd has a reputation for advising international corporations and large domestic conglomerates in Myanmar's busiest industry sectors including real estate, infrastructure, energy and natural resources. Given its integration with the firm's regional network in Singapore and Malaysia, the Yangon team is especially well-placed to advise on inbound investment and M&A transactions, as well as major development joint ventures involving international parties. In addition, the team has been involved in several significant investment and M&A deals in the technology sector. Managing partner Minn Naing Oo has expertise across a range of disciplines including M&A, competition, private equity and project development, and with dual US and Singapore qualifications, he also has extensive experience in international arbitration. The M&A practice is led by Oh Hsiu-Hau, while Lee Jun Yee heads the banking and finance practice group and also heads the newly established regulatory practice. Jacqueline Cheong was promoted to partner in 2018.

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Key clients

Grab Holdings Inc.

EAP Global Mining Company Limited

International Language and Business Centre Company Limited

Shwe Taung Cement Co. Ltd.

F&N Investments Pte Ltd

New Yangon Development Company Limited

Projects Tier 1

Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) Co., Ltd is particularly well known in the Burmese power sector, and leverages the strengths of its banking, finance, and corporate teams to advise project sponsors and international financing institutions. Headed by Minn Naing Oo, the team is involved in significant developments of a variety of civil infrastructure projects including ports, roads and bridges, power and energy, and urban redevelopment. In addition to the project development work, the practice group also handles corporate transactions for clients in the projects and engineering space, which has recently included a unique cross-border transaction in the Burmese mining sector. A key figure in the banking and finance practice is Lee Jun Yee, who has experience in international commercial lending and capital markets work. The firm also has complementary strengths in dispute resolution and arbitration.

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Shwe Taung Cement Co., Ltd.

New Yangon Development Company Limited

EAP Global Mining Company Limited

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 Director of Allen & Gledhill (Myanmar) and Head of Allen & Gledhill…
Dr Saw Yu Win  photo Dr Saw Yu Win Senior Adviser
Number of lawyers in regional network : 550+
At this office : 30
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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.