• Kelvin Chia Yangon has been operating in Myanmar since 1995.

  • A Business Approach to Law

  • Local Know-How. International Expertise.

  • Client Focused. Solutions Driven.


Kelvin Chia to Provide Support for Research...

17 Jun 2016

Law firm Kelvin Chia Yangon has signed a fourth memorandum of understanding with Oxford Business Group (OBG) for the British publishing firm’s...

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The dark side of the internet

10 Jun 2016

The arrival of mobile internet and social media in Myanmar has created jobs, boosted foreign investment and connected millions of people. It has...

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Kelvin Chia Yangon’s Cheah Swee Gim and Lyra...

21 Mar 2016

There was something of a wait-and-see sentiment on the part of the business community during the period leading up to Myanmar's historic elections on...

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Our Regional Law Offices

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Regional Legal Practice

Kelvin Chia Yangon is a part of Kelvin Chia Partnership, a regional law firm headquartered in Singapore. We are the oldest international law firm in Myanmar with a dedicated team of accomplished local attorneys and international lawyers. We have an extensive experience in advising cross-border transactions and investing in Myanmar. Through Kelvin Chia Partnership’s membership in global networks of law firms, such as Globalaw and TerraLex, Kelvin Chia Yangon provides highest quality legal and business solutions to its clients.

Doing Business in Myanmar

Investing in an emerging markets is always full of challenges and surprises. Foreign investors looking to establish themselves in this growing market must rely on the framework established by the Myanmar Companies Act and the Foreign Investment Law. These interconnected laws grant foreign investors the choice of establishing a foreign branch office, incorporating a private limited company, or applying for an investment permit from the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC). Let our experienced lawyers and advisers help you ease the way.