Managing Partner

Well-connected and with international experience, Mr. LY's practice focuses on banking and finance, tax advisory and commercial litigation.

He has been appointed as panel lawyer for banks and MFIs in Cambodia and leads HBS's team in numerous major financing projects, equity investments, IPOs and M&As, involving foreign banks and other types of investors.

Mr. LY obtained his Master of Laws from Nagoya University, Japan, a Bachelor of Laws from the Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia, and Bachelor of Laws from the University Lumière Lyon 2, France.

He acted as Legal and Political Researcher and Analyst at the General Secretariat of the Supreme National Economic Council (SNEC) under the auspices of the Prime Minister's Cabinet from 2005 to 2012. Mr. LY served as the Secretary General of the Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia from 2004-2008, and has been a Labor Arbitrator for the Arbitration Council of the Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training since 2003. He is a lecturer at the Royal School of Administration where he teaches business law, labor law and dispute resolution to senior government officers, and at the Royal University of Law and Economics since 2003. He was appointed as a Notary Public and as the Director of HBS Notary Public in 2008.

Mr. LY has been accredited by the Securities and Exchanges Commission of Cambodia (SECC) to advise on securities laws and regulations. In addition, he has also been recognized by Ministry of Commerce as Legal Mark Agent of Cambodia.

Mr. LY is fluent in English, French and Khmer, and has conversational Japanese.

Mr. LY Tayseng

Practice Group(s)

  • Banking, Capital Market, M&A
  • Civil, Commercial Litigation & ADR
  • Insurance and Construction

Education

  • Executive LL.M, The King’s College London, UK
  • Leadership in Law Firm, Harvard Law School, USA
  • Master of Laws, Nagoya University, Japan
  • Bachelor of Laws, University Lumière Lyon 2, France
  • Bachelor of Laws, Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia

Membership(s)

  • Director of HBS Notary Public
  • Bar Association of Cambodia
  • Legal, Political Researcher and Analyst, General Secretariat of the Supreme National Economic Council
  • Labor Arbitrator for the Arbitration Council, Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training
  • Lecturer, Royal School of Administration

Languages

Khmer, French, English and some conversational Japanese.

Contact Details

Phone: +855 (0)23 224 337
Email: tayseng@hbslaw.asia
Resume: HBS-LY Tayseng