Guidance

Laos: lawyers and interpreters

This list of English-speaking lawyers and translators/interpreters has been prepared for British nationals who require legal advice.

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Follow our link for a list of lawyers/intrepreters who may be able to help you with official transactions in Laos. Please note that inclusion in this list does not constitute official endorsement by the British Embassy Vientiane or the UK government.

Note: A lawyer seeking to represent a foreign national in a criminal matter may need to obtain prior permission from the Lao Ministry of Justice. Court proceedings are only conducted in Lao language. An interpreter can be provided by the Lao Justice Department at the expense of the accused.

Published 26 April 2013
Last updated 23 July 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated names of lawyers/translators serviceable during the pandemic.

  2. Updated list of lawyers 2019

  3. First published.