Established in 1994, ‘Outstanding’ firm DFDL provides legal services in M&A, employment, infrastructure and tax matters. Kristy Newby is the country managing director of the firm’s Laos office. She advises clients on corporate and commercial matters, with a particular focus on M&A and foreign direct investment.

General business law
Work highlights

Provided regulatory advice and transactional assistance to ANZ in the closure of its retail arm.

Acted as Lao counsel to Bank of China (Hong Kong) and performed due diligence on compliance matters.