Corporate and Investment

As a full-service commercial law firm, BNG Legal has assisted investors with their legal needs in the Kingdom of Cambodia for over a decade. Our Corporate & Commercial Practice Group is available to provide legal services for market entry up to the most complex M&A or stock exchange listing. Our professionals regularly advise on incorporation, labor and contract issues.

List of Services:
  • Commercial and non-profit incorporation and registration
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Business licensing and government relations
  • Corporate secretarial services
  • Corporate structure and governance
  • Shareholder agreements and joint venture agreements
  • Corporate due diligence
  • Merger and acquisition
  • Corporate restructuring and share transfers
  • Labor law and regulatory compliance

Head of Practice

Ms. Chankoulika Bo, Senior Legal Advisor

Ms. Chankoulika Bo is a Senior Legal Advisor with BNG Legal. Koulika has recently graduated a PhD degree in the area of Education Policy Analysis from Flinders University, Australia. During her PhD study from 2012 to November 2016, she has conducted numerous researches on public policies and education policies in Cambodia and how these policies contribute to the social and economic development. Koulika holds a Master in Labor Law from Lumière Lyon II University, a Pre Master Degree in Private law (Maitrise), a Bachelor Degree of Private Law from Lumière Lyon II University in France and a Bachelor of Law from the Royal University of Law and Economics.
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Other Specialists

Mr. Tom Hornby, Legal Counsel

Tom Hornby is Legal Counsel in the BNG Legal corporate practice. He is a highly experienced English law qualified corporate and commercial lawyer with more than 17 years of post-qualification legal experience.
Tom read law at the University of Northumbria in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. He was awarded a commendation for his performance in the final Legal Practice Course examinations, taken by students of law at English universities.
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Ms. Bopha Sin, Legal Associate

Ms. Bopha Sin is Legal Advisor in the Corporate and Investment Practice Group. Bopha holds a Bachelor of Comparative Law Degree from University of Lumière Lyon II and a Bachelor of Cambodian Law under a joint curriculum between Lumière Lyon II University, France and Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia. She also participated in the program “Labcitoyen” in Paris & Nante, France. She also holds a Bachelor of Translation from the specialist Mandarin Chinese program at CHONG ZHENG School and a Bachelor of General Mandarin Chinese Program at KWONG SIEW School. Before joining BNG Legal, Bopha interned at CREAD (Centre de Recherche Appliqué en Droit) and also was a Mandarin Chinese tutor for many years.
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Mr. Chanbondith Yong, Legal Consultant

Mr. Yong Chanbondith is a legal consultant in BNG Legal. His legal practice is Corporate & Investment. He has also evinced his particular interest in IP Sector. So far as his academic background is concerned, he holds a Master’s Degree in Law Specializing in Private Law from Royal University of Law and Economics (RULE) and another Bachelor’s Degree of Education in English from Institute of Foreign Languages (IFL). Additionally, he has just obtained his LLM program in International Commercial Law in Bournemouth, the United Kingdom.
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Representative Clients

Project Client Description
Acquisition and Due Diligence Multi National Company BNG Legal provided due diligence services for Multi National Company for the indirect acquisition of a local bottler. We reviewed all of the relevant documents for compliance with local law and advised the company on specific steps and strategies necessary to maintain compliance throughout the acquisition process.
Factory Sale Foreign-owned garment factory BNG Legal advised and drafted this garment factory in the sale of its Cambodian assets. BNG Legal used its knowledge of Cambodian contract law to advise and draft the asset sales agreements.
Acquisition and Due Diligence Global Oil and Gas Group BNG Legal represented one of the world’s largest oil and gas groups in its acquisition of a competitor’s Cambodian asset, and established its legal operating entity.
Stock Exchange Listing Regional Agricultural Conglomerate The client requested the expertise of BNG Legal with respect to offering legal advice fora company listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. BNG provided ongoing support as Cambodian legal counsel to the successful initial public offering (HK 200 million) on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange of a group of companies trading agricultural products across Southeast Asia.

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