Ms Chisako Takaya > Chandler MHM Limited > Bangkok, Thailand > Lawyer Profile

Chandler MHM Limited
17th and 36th Floor, Sathorn Square Office Tower
98 North Sathorn Road
Silom, Bangrak, Bangkok 10500

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Chisako is a Co-Managing Partner of Chandler MHM, she has extensive experience in cross-border projects targeting Southeast Asian and South Asian countries and has been working on India related matters in particular since 2001. In addition, Chisako has advised on a broad range of employment and labor related matters for more than 20 years. Her experience includes advising on litigation / disputes, employee benefits, administrative matters and labor union related matters. She also advises on labor law issues related to mergers and acquisitions such as pre/post restructuring and reorganization.




  • New York State Bar Association, 2000
  • Daini Tokyo Bar Association, 1995


  • Cornell Law School (LL.M., 1999)
  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 1993)

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Thailand > Labour and employment

Chandler MHM Limited’s multidisciplinary team is jointly led by Waree Shinsirikul, who advises on contentious employment matters, and Chisako Takaya, who focuses on the employment aspects of M&A transactions and corporate restructurings. The practice acts for domestic and multinational clients on a range of contentious and non-contentious employment mandates, from reorganisations of corporate structures and review of employment agreements to unfair dismissal mandates and cases of workplace fraud.