Tilleke & Gibbins




Tilleke & Gibbins has been based in Laos for 25 years and continues to provide an extensive range of legal services. The Vientiane office is particularly noted for its work in energy, TMT, intellectual property and regulatory. Dino Santaniello heads the firm’s office.

Client feedback

“Provides appropriate support while considering the current situation in Laos, the law and its operation.” – Regulatory

Dino Santaniello

“He is very knowledgeable in the ICT industry and provides practical advice in a timely manner.”

General business law
Work highlights

Advising AIG Group, as the lead reinsurer, on an $870 million reinsurance placement for a dam in Laos.

Providing regulatory advice to a global banking and financial services provider pertaining to the planned market entry into Laos.

Retained by one of the world’s largest technology and social media companies to advise on the takedown request and the intermediary liability landscape in Laos.