Practice area: Banking and Finance, Corporate and Commercial, Merger and Acquisition, China Desk.
Hout Pheng graduated from Royal University of Law and Economics, majoring in English Language Based Bachelor of Laws. During his time in law school, he was one of the outstanding students who had been graded as top 10% student of the class by his professor. On top of that, his partner and he were awarded “Third Best Memorials for Defense” in National Humanitarian Law Moot Court. Furthermore, he was awarded a scholarship to attend a one-semester exchange program in Indonesia where he learned about Indonesian legal system. In the fourth year in law school, he served his legal internship as Trial Monitor at Extraordinary Chambers in Courts of Cambodia.
Prior to joining SRLAW, Hout Pheng was an Associate at a top-tier law firm in Cambodia where he practiced law in Corporate & Commercial and China Desk team. Soon afterward, he was selected among a number of candidates to participate in a one-year Graduate Trainee Program organized by an international bank, and the training program is designed to ready highly potential fresh graduates to be future leaders and to get them familiar with banking business.
Hout Pheng is fluent in English, Khmer and Mandarin.