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Indochina

Allen & Overy is the market leader for power projects in Thailand and the Indochina region.

We have an in depth understanding and knowledge of energy sectors, based on the experience, know-how and contacts that we have accumulated over 10 years.

Our team has extensive and recent experience advising on the development and financing of power projects in Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia and Myanmar and has developed a leading reputation from banks and sponsors for its ability to deliver outstanding advice and documentation - on both the financing and project sides.

Recent examples of our work

Cambodia

Cambodia

Asian Development Bank, Thai-Exim Bank, Foreign Trade Bank of Cambodia and Arco Capital Corporation, on the provision of a USD 23.5 million loan to Cambodia Power Transmission Lines Co. Ltd. for the construction of 221 kilometres of 115 kilo-volt double circuit transmission lines

Laos

Laos

ADB, IFC and international commercial and Thai banks in relation to the financing of the Nam Ngum 3 Hydropower Project

All the lenders, including ADB, on the USD1.25bn project financing of the Nam Theun 2 hydropower project

The lenders on the refinancing and extension of the Theun-Hinboun hydropower project

Vietnam

Vietnam

The sponsors on Vietnam's first BOT project to reach financial close. The combined-cycle power plant project involved multi-sourced financing which included multilaterals, commercial lenders and political risk insurance. It was the first project financing approved by the State Bank of Vietnam.

JBIC in relation to a loan to be made for the Vung Ang 1 Thermal Power Project

A consortium comprising Japanese and Korean companies on all aspects of their bid for the Nghi Son II Power Project

News & insights

Publications: 12 DECEMBER 2019

Meet the pro bono and community investment champions: Jo Hughes

Here, we meet Jo Hughes, Senior Professional Support Lawyer in the London Litigation practice and Alumni Manager. In November, Jo received the Outstanding Contribution Award in A&O’s London Pro Bono and Community Investment Awards, in large part for her work mentoring young people to overcome the barriers social disadvantage can bring.

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Publications: 12 DECEMBER 2019

What is the direction of travel of European pre-insolvency reforms?

Associates Musonda Mutati and Harini Viswanathan have authored an article for Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, highlighting the differences between the European and proposed UK reforms.

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Publications: 11 DECEMBER 2019

Three practical tips to help brand owners protect their design rights

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Update for asset and fund managers

Publications: 11 DECEMBER 2019

New ESG Disclosure regulation

What Asset and Fund Managers need to know

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Global Experts and Markets

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Our Global Experts and Markets bring together lawyers from across Allen & Overy with significant experience of working on deals in key regions and markets – they support our clients with their business needs across any region by mobilising international teams as well as selecting and maintaining our ties with our chosen relationship law firms. As our network of relationship law firms has grown, we have committed to build an enduring bond that will bring value to them, us and ultimately to our clients. 

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Madhu Mirpuri
Madhu Mirpuri

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