Sok Lor is Managing Director of Sok Xing & Hwang and a member of Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia. Currently, he is serving as VP of Cambodian Federation of Employers and Business Associations. He holds an LL.M degree from Harvard Law School, USA and an LL.B from Royal University of Law and Economics, Cambodia. He is fluent in Khmer and English, and proficient in Chinese.
Mr. Sok has over 15 years of legal and executive experience in the private and public sectors. He is known for efficient and effective project management and technical skills, depth of industry knowledge, as well as extensive experience in facilitating foreign investments in Cambodia in both labor-intensive and capital-intensive industries. He has advised major corporations on multi-million US dollars M&A and other change of control transactions and government regulatory affairs. He has also extensively advised and represented corporations in the negotiation and resolution of disputes stemming from concession contracts. He previously advised the national Arbitration Council on legal determinations that set standards for labor rights and obligations in workplaces across the country.
Prior to founding Sok Xing & Hwang, Mr. Sok was executive director of Arbitration Council Foundation, where he designed and executed multi-million US dollar international development law and private-public partnership projects, including with the EU, USAID and World Bank.