With an office in Yangon and operating on the ground since 1995, DFDL’s Myanmar practice specialises in banking and finance, capital markets, and corporate and projects work with a particular focus on infrastructure, power and mining. The firm is a true hybrid practice, being international in origin but also with a strong local law practice. Managing director William Greenlee and deputy managing director Nishant Cloudhary are key contacts. 

Client feedback 

“Extremely professional, timely, and trustworthly. – Intellectual property 

William Greenlee 

Greenlee is a consummate professional and has great comprehension of Myanmar law. 

General business law

Work highlights 

Advised a consortium of lenders in relation to a $2 billion financing for the Southeast Asian ride-hailing giant, Grab. 

Advised Credit Bureau Asia on the Southeast Asian law aspects of its IPO. 

Acted as local counsel for Shun Feng, China’s largest listed courier firm, in connection with its acquisition of 25 percent of Kospa, a Myanmar-based logistics firm, to help fund the expansion of its fleet and warehouse capacity. 

Key clients 

Asian Development Bank, Aviation Capital Group, BpifranceEuler Hermes, Osotspa, UKEF