Chandler MHM Limited (CMHM) is a Bangkok-based, uniquely strong law firm that delivers high quality advice to clients across Asia − particularly on complex, cross-border transactions. CMHM was established in 2017 through the integration of Chandler & Thong-ek and Mori Hamada & Matsumoto, two top tier firms in the Asia-Pacific region. The firm's strength draws on more than 40 years’ experience in Southeast Asia's emerging markets, and on-the-ground know-how in Thailand, Japan, Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Yangon and Jakarta. Principle practice areas include: banking and project financing, energy and infrastructure, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, securities, litigation, restructuring and insolvency, tax and regulatory, and labour and employment law. CMHM is one of the few local law firms with Thai, Japanese and Western-qualified lawyers.
The firm's lawyers are particularly sought out for their experience in energy, natural resources, and infrastructure projects, drawing on integrated practice expertise to deliver legal solutions that are practical, innovative, and consistently responsive to client's needs. Partners Satoshi Kawai, Ratana Poonsombudlert, Jessada Sawatdipong and Albert T. Chandler are consistently ranked as leading lawyers in major international directories.
Language capabilities include: Thai, English, Japanese and French.