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

Legal Update
On 13 August 2021, the Notification of the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society re: Rules Related to Storage of Computer Traffic Data by Service Providers, B.E. 2564 (2021) (the “Notification”) was published in the Royal Thai Government Gazette to replace the former notification issued in 2007.
Legal Update
From 1 September 2021, offshore e-service providers are officially subject to VAT in Thailand
Legal Update
The COVID-19 pandemic in Thailand, along with results from research into Thai herbal remedies has led to the increase in the sale of Thai herbs. As such, many players in this area should be aware of the regulatory framework for the production and sale of such products in Thailand.

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
Corporate Social Responsibility Forum
Corporate Social Responsibility Forum
First Fifteen Forum
First Fifteen Forum
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Key Contact Partners Forum
Key Contact Partners Forum
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Member Firm Leaders 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
Antitrust & Competition
Antitrust & Competition
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Panupan Udomsuvannakul panupan.u@mhm-global.com
Privacy & Data Protection
Privacy & Data Protection
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
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Human Resources
Human Resources
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International Trade Law
International Trade Law
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Venture Capital
Venture Capital
Life Sciences
Life Sciences
Compliance & Investigations
Compliance & Investigations
COVID-19
COVID-19
Diversity
Diversity