With the opening of its Phnom Penh office in 1995, DFDL has been one of the oldest foreign legal and tax advisory firms in Cambodia. The firm is active in banking and finance, capital markets and corporate and M&A work and continues to have a strong presence in the Cambodian market. Key contacts include Guillaume Massin, Seka Hep, Clint O’Connell and Chris Robinson. Charles Amar, Kooi Thong Lai and Nearirath Sreng joined the firm in 2019.

Client feedback

“DFDL provides in-depth investigations and solutions including preparing necessary documents to execute the transactions professionally.” – Corporate and M&A

“The firm offers good knowledge and details.” – Real estate

Davy Kong

“Great legal knowledge.”

Chris Robinson

“Humble, professional and knowledgeable.”

General business law
Work highlights

Assisted a Korean bank in a 70% stake acquisition of Cambodia’s largest micro-finance institution, which amounted to more than $600 million.

Advised Smart Axiata, one of the largest telecommunications company in Cambodia, on its investment in Hong-Kong incorporated Pi Pay International.

Key clients

Belt Road Investment Group, China Export & Credit Insurance Corporation, Naga3