Chandler MHM Limited

Chandler MHM Limited (Chandler MHM) is a Bangkok-based, uniquely strong law firm with a history of representing clients as an independent firm in Thailand since 1974. It is also one of the few local firms with qualified Thai, US and Japanese lawyers. The firm has more than 40 years of experience in Thailand and across Southeast Asia.

Chandler MHM advises leading Thai and international clients on a wide variety of projects, with principle practice areas including: banking and project financing, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, energy and natural resources, foreign direct investment into Thailand, real estate, REITs / capital markets, regulatory, dispute resolution / litigation, restructuring and insolvency, labor and employment law and TMT. The firm’s lawyers draw on integrated practice expertise to deliver legal solutions that are practical, innovative and consistently responsive to client’s needs.

Chandler MHM ensures clients of international reach and an international standard of practice. The firm has over 80 lawyers and over 65 non-legal professional staff, with language capabilities including, Thai, English, Japanese and French.

Chandler MHM consistently receives top tier recognition from international commentators, including The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020, as a Top Tier Firm; IFLR1000 2020 (Financial and Corporate), as a Top Tier Firm; Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific 2020, as a Ranked Firm; ASIAN-mena COUNSEL In-House Community 2019, as Firm of the Year, and Most Responsive Domestic Law Firm (Thailand); and from Asialaw Profiles 2020, as an Outstanding Law Firm.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

WLG Collaborations

On August 7, 2020, Chandler MHM and VILAF held a joint Webinar on the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) law and impact of Decision 13 on solar projects.

Legal Update
As the global travel industry continues to grapple with the effects of COVID-19, many companies are now beginning to seek protections under various insolvency regimes. Nok Airlines Public Company Limited filed a petition for business rehabilitation at the Central Bankruptcy Court of Thailand.
Legal Update
Arbitration class actions are now permitted in Thailand. This is good news for claimants as this would reduce the time and cost for the claimants and prevent inconsistent judgements where similar claims are subject to arbitration.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Thailand

Bangkok

Firm Offices in Other Jurisdictions

Asia-Pacific

China,
Beijing Shanghai
Japan,
Tokyo Osaka Nagoya Fukuoka
Singapore,
Myanmar, Yangon
Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City
Indonesia, Jakarta

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All Firm Contacts Committees
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Business Development Committee
Business Development Committee
Key Contact Partners Forum
Key Contact Partners Forum
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Young Lawyers Forum
Young Lawyers Forum
Practice Groups
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
International Corporate Transactions
International Corporate Transactions
International Tax & Private Wealth
International Tax & Private Wealth
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
Antitrust & Competition
Antitrust & Competition
Privacy & Data Protection
Privacy & Data Protection
International Trade Law
International Trade Law
Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Venture Capital
Venture Capital
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution