The Legal 500 - Asia Pacific (2019)

Leading Firm - Tier 2

R&T Sok & Heng Law Office is best known for its work advising clients on banking, real estate and project finance matters. Managing partner Chhay Heng leads a team of five partners who act for clients that include Citibank, Credit Suisse AG and the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ. In one highlight, the firm, using a Chinese Wall arrangement, assisted both Donaco International (as the borrower) and Mega International Commercial Bank (as the lender) in relation to refinancing a term loan facility worth $57m. Elsewhere, Sophonnora Tiv acted for Crystal International Limited, a Hong Kong-based knitwear and casual wear manufacturer, in its HK$4.4bn global offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, the largest IPO of a home-grown company in more than two years.