We are an experienced team of lawyers and legal advisors, capable of providing our clients with reliable and practical legal support in any matters, regardless of its complexity.

The team at SITHISAK LAW OFFICE:

MOK Chansothea, Attorney at Law
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MOK Chansothea
Email: chansothea.mok@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Mr. Sothea is a Partner and the Founder of Sithisak Law Office following his admission to the Bar Association of Cambodia in 2009.

Professional Experience

After graduating in 2006 from a prestigious Notary School in France, Sothea worked as legal assistant and legal trainee in Public Notary Office of Maître GÉRARD KAEUFLING. Prior to starting his own firm, Sothea has worked for DFDL, an international law firm specialized in emerging markets. He was also a Legal Advisor at Mong Reththy Group (MRG), a major agro-industrial company in Cambodia and the Region. He has extensive experiences advising Major Cambodian and international companies on various transactions ranging from investment, real estate and construction, Economic Land Concession -with focuses on palm oil, rubber, and sugar cane-, company formation, business expansion, employment issue, commercial contracts, securities, to insolvency matters. He is fluent in Khmer, French and English.

Education

  • Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University, France (Master 2 Professional Public Notary) (2006)
  • Lumière Lyon 2 University, France (Master 1 Law of Activities of Business Enterprises) (2005)
  • Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia (Cambodia-France Dual Bachelor’s Degrees of Laws) (2004)

TANN Meng Sroy , Attorney at Law
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TANN Meng Sroy
Email: t_mengsroy@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Mr. Meng Sroy is a Partner of Sithisak Law Office, a general practice firm and one of the major legal service providers in the Kingdom of Cambodia. He was admitted to the Bar Association of Cambodia in 2003 and joined Sithisak Law Office from another leading law firm in October 2010.

Professional Experience

With more than 10 years of experience as a trial lawyer, MengSroy has expertise in a wide range of civil and commercial litigation and criminal law issues, both in Court and out. He has acted for high net worth individuals and small to medium sized companies on all every aspect of litigation work including preparing advices, appearing on mediation, negotiation and arbitration, crafting negotiated settlements, taking a case to trial if necessary. In these recent years, he acted for a more sophisticated client base with a focus on complex commercial litigation. He speaks Khmer, French (fair) and English (fair).

Education

  • Center for Lawyers Training and Legal Profession Improvement (Certificate of Aptitude in the Legal Profession) (2003)
  • Royal University of Law and Economics (Bachelor of Laws) (2000)

BELL Sak Pheakdey, LL.M., Senior Advisor
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BELL Sak Pheakdey
Email: sakpheakdey.bell@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Mr. Pheakdey is a Legal Advisor at Sithisak Law Office, a general practice firm and one of the major legal service providers in the Kingdom of Cambodia. He also serves as Law Lecturer at many prestigious universities in the Kingdom.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Sithisak Law Office, Pheakdey has worked for various public and private agencies ranging from Ministry of Justice, Cabinet d’avocat Saint-Avit & Bussillet , Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia/United Nations Assistance to Khmer Rouge Trials, Court of Appeal of the Kingdom of Cambodia, to Justice & Associates. Furthermore, He has also assisted various ministries and government agencies in drafting legislation and advising on legislative reform. He speaks Khmer, French and English.

Education

  • Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, USA (Graduate Diploma of Advanced Security Study) (2014)
  • University of Montreal, Canada (LL.M. Business Law Exchange Program) (2007)
  • Lumière Lyon 2 University, France (Master 2 Professional Comparative Business Law) (2007)
  • Lumière Lyon 2 University, France (Master 1 Law of Activities of Business Enterprises) (2006)
  • Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia (Cambodia-France Dual Bachelor’s Degrees of Laws) (2005)

SON Sokeng, Managing Director
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SON Sokeng
Email: sokeng.son@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Mr. Sokeng is a Managing Director and an Attorney at Law at Sithisak Law Office, a general practice firm and one of the major legal service providers in the Kingdom of Cambodia. He also gives lectures in field of Labor law, Business law, Special Contracts and Philosophy of Law at many prominent universities in Cambodia.

Professional Experience

After graduating with high standing from Royal University of Law and Economics, Sokeng attended the Institute of Labor Studies of Lyon, Lumière Lyon 2 University in France. He was trained as labor law specialist by many reputable professors and lawyers in France and from other European Countries. Prior to joining Sithisak Law Office in 2013, he served as a legal trainee at Global Transitions in Paris, one of leading immigration firms in France, where he gained a wealth of practical knowledge and experiences helping progress his career as a Labor Law specialist. He has also worked with many eminent lawyers from Singapore at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia. He speaks Khmer, French and English.

Education

  • Institute of Labor Studies of Lyon, Lumière Lyon 2 University (Ph.D Student in Labor Law; Thesis: “International Mobility of Employees in ASEAN Member States”, Academic Advisor: MaitreConférence: Marie Cécile EscandesVaniol.)
  • Institute of Labor Studies of Lyon, Lumière Lyon 2 University (Master 2 Research and Professional Labor Law, majoring in International Mobility of Employees) (2012)
  • Institute of Labor Studies of Lyon, Lumière Lyon 2 University (Master 1 Private Law, majoring in Labor Law) (2011).
  • Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia (Cambodia-France Dual Bachelor’s Degrees of Laws) (2010)

SIN Sokponloeu, LL.M., Senior Advisor
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SIN Sokponloeu
Email: sokponloeu.sin@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Ms. Sokponloeu is a Legal Advisor at Sithisak Law Office, a general practice firm and one of the major legal service providers in the Kingdom of Cambodia. She was called to the Quebec Bar, Canada in 2015.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Sithisak Law Office, Sokponloeu articled and practiced at Guzun and Associates, Quebec, Canada, where she gained a broad range of knowledge and experiences in litigation. Various fields of practice of the law firm have led her to plead before commercial, civil, criminal and administrative tribunals. She also worked as a judicial interpreter for Ministry of Justice, Quebec, Canada. While at law school, she worked as a paralegal assistant-receptionist at Grondin Savarese Legal Inc., a law firm founded by Mtre Paul-Matthieu Grondin, president of the Young Bar Association of Montreal. She speaks Khmer, French and English.

Education

  •  École du Barreau du Québec, Montreal Center, Quebec, Canada (Lawyers Professional Training) (2013)
  • University of Montreal, Canada (LL.M. Business Law) (2009)
  • Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University, France (Master 2 Fundamental Business Law) (2006)
  • Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University, France (Master 1 Business Law) (2005)

TY Monyta, LL.M., Legal Advisor
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TY Monyta
Email: monyta.ty@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Ms. Monyta is a Head of Corporate, Commercial & Compliance Division of Sithisak Law Office, a general practice firm and one of the major legal service providers in the Kingdom of Cambodia.

Professional Experience

Before joining us, she had worked as an intern at Research Center for applied at Law at RULE.  At the meantime, she also served as an intern at Phnom Penh Court of First Instance, where she enhanced her knowledge at civil and criminal proceedings. She has a particular expertise in corporate, commercial, Intellectual property, commercial contracts, and investment law. She has assisted our client in company formation, mark and exclusive rights registration, and commercial contract matters. She speaks Khmer, English and French.

Education

  • University Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas and Royal University of Law and Economics (Master of International Business Law) (2015).
  • Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia (Cambodia-France Dual Bachelor’s Degrees of Laws) (2013)

ROS Ratana, LL.M., Legal Advisor
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ROS Ratana
Email: ratana.ros@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Ms. Ratana is a Head of IP & Civil Affairs Division of Sithisak Law Office, a general practice firm and one of the major legal service providers in the Kingdom of Cambodia.

Professional Experience

Ms. Ratana had served as legal intern at Phnom Penh Court of First Instance and also an internee at Centre for Applied Research in Law where she gained a range of practical experience in civil matters, family law. Joining Sithisak Law office in 2014, she assists in civil matters, family law, contract law, litigation and drafting legislation. She speaks Khmer, French and English.

Education

  •  University Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas (Master of International Business Law) (2016).
  • Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia (Cambodia-France Dual Bachelor’s Degrees of Laws) (2013)

HOUY Vicheka, M.B.A., Administration & HR Officer
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HOUY Vicheka
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SOK Davy, LL.M., Legal Assistant
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SOK Davy
Email: davy.sok@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Mrs. Davy is a Legal Assistant at Sithisak Law Office, a general practice firm and one of the major legal service providers in the Kingdom of Cambodia.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Sithisak in 2014, Davy served as legal trainee at Cambodian Life Insurance where she experienced in both the contentious and non-contentious aspects of employer-employee relation. She is assisting in advising on labor law, enterprise declaration at labor department, requesting work permit and providing general corporate advice to companies across garment industries.

Education

  •  University Paris 2  Panthéon-Assas (Master 2 in major of International Business Law in French (2016)
  • Royal University of Law and Economics ( Cambodia-France Dual Bachelor’s Degrees of Laws) (2014)

HENG Sivmey, LL.B., Legal Assistant
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HENG Sivmey
Email: sivmey.heng@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Ms. Sivmey is  a legal assistant at Sithisak Law Office, a general practice firm and one of the major legal service providers in the Kingdom of Cambodia. 

Professional Experience

Joining Sithisak in 2015, Sivmey assists in general legal affairs, research and documentation. She speaks Khmer, English and French.

Education

  •  Royal University of Law and Economics and Free University of Brussels (Master degree in International Business Law) (2017)
  •  Royal University of Law and Economics and Lumière Lyon2 University ( Cambodia-France dual bachelor degree of law) (2015)

KUOCH Dana, LL.B., Legal Assistant
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KUOCH Dana
Email: dana.kuoch@sithisak-lawoffice.com

Background

Mr. Dana is a Legal Assistant at Sithisak Law Office.

Professional Experience

Joining Sithisak in mid-2016, Dana assists in general legal affairs, research and documentation. He focuses on Real Estates and Construction Practices. He speaks Khmer, English and French.

Education

  •  Royal University of Law and Economics and Lumière Lyon2 University ( Cambodia-France dual bachelor degree of law) (2015).