CHUM Chinith

Attorney-at-law

Office Location: Phnom Penh

Tel: (+855) 77 999 679 / (+855) 10 722 933

Email: cchinithmla@gmail.com


Mr. Chinith CHUM is a licensed and practicing lawyer, officially admitted from the Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia “BAKC”, and an inspector of Department of Inspection of BAKC. Prior to joining DUAN & DUAN PHNOM PENH LAW FIRM, Chinith worked as a lawyer, legal consultant and the Head of Civil and Litigation Unit for two locally reputed law firms. Also, he served as a legal advisor, legal officer, and program coordinator with not-profit organizations and The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, specifically focusing on human rights, democracy, and legal assistance, where he worked with national and international lawyers.


Areas of Expertise:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Civil Litigation
  • Family & Succession
  • Labor Dispute Resolution
  • Contracts

Educations:

  • Khmer Rouge Tribunal Fellowship Programme (Germany &the Hague/Netherlands)
  • LLM in Private Laws, Royal University of Law and Economics
  • LLB in General Laws, Royal University of Law and Economics

Social Positions:

  • Member of the Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia
  • Inspector of Department of Inspection of BAKC