Niko Myint Soe

Attorney-at-Law
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Practices

Office

Languages

Burmese, English

Education

LLB, Dagon University

Niko Myint Soe is an attorney-at-law in Tilleke & Gibbins’ Yangon office. Niko assists her clients on a range of corporate and commercial matters, including investment licensing and company establishment. She has extensive experience dealing with the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration as well as the Myanmar Investment Commission, which has granted her a deep familiarity with their respective procedures and requirements. Through her collaboration with government bodies, Niko has also gained insight into the workings of Myanmar’s Food and Drug Administration, and she is frequently sought for her advice on regulatory affairs such as licensing, regulatory compliance, and import/export matters.

Niko previously worked at a leading law firm in Myanmar, where she gained a broad range of experience in intellectual property issues. She graduated from the University of Dagon with a Bachelor of Laws, and she holds a Diploma of Business Law and a Diploma in International Law from the University of Yangon.

  • Completed all aspects of the company formation process with the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration.

  • Engaged in discussions and worked with the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration to assist clients on investment planning and company structures in Myanmar.

  • Advised on the procedures of applying to Myanmar’s Food and Drug Administration, and provided recommendations on food, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical products to international companies.

  • Translated new laws and notifications for clients from Burmese into English after announcements have been made by governments and ministries.

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March 10, 2017

Tilleke & Gibbins Earns Nominations for Tax Firm of the Year in Myanmar and Thailand in Asia Tax Awards 2017

Tilleke & Gibbins has been nominated for the International Tax Review’s Asia Tax Awards 2017 in two categories: Myanmar National Tax Firm of the Year Thailand National Tax Firm of the Year...

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November 16, 2016

Tier 2 Ranking for Corporate and M&A in Myanmar Awarded to Tilleke & Gibbins by Legal 500

The Tilleke & Gibbins Myanmar practice has been awarded a “Tier 2” ranking in Corporate and M&A work in the country by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, a guide to the preeminent firms in the...

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November 4, 2016

Asialaw Profiles 2017 Recognizes Tilleke & Gibbins in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, and Myanmar

Tilleke & Gibbins, which expanded its client service offerings through offices in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, and Myanmar over the past three years, was ranked among the top law firms in each of...

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April 21, 2016

Asia Tax Awards 2016: Tilleke & Gibbins Nominated as Tax Firm of the Year in Asia, Myanmar, and Thailand

The nominations for the International Tax Review’s Asia Tax Awards have been announced, and Tilleke & Gibbins has been shortlisted in three categories: Asia Tax Firm of the Year. This is a...

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February 10, 2016

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2016 Recognizes Tilleke & Gibbins’ Practices in Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar

In the 2016 annual rankings released by renowned industry publication Chambers Asia-Pacific, Tilleke & Gibbins’ practices in Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar were recognized for their capabilities in...

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December 30, 2016

PLC Doing Business in … Global Guide 2017 – Myanmar Chapter

Members of Tilleke & Gibbins’ Yangon office have contributed the Myanmar chapter to Practical Law’s Doing Business in … Global Guide. In the chapter, Yuwadee Thean-ngarm, director of the firm’s...

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