With established bases in Vientiane, Adelaide and Singapore and an experienced team of local and foreign lawyers, we have global reach supported by local presence. From helping foreign investors find their feet to advising on complex international transactions, we support our clients every step of the way.

We are a full-service law firm working across foreign investment, banking and finance, energy and mining, corporate and commercial, taxation, infrastructure and construction, project financing, employment and real estate and property.

Our diverse client base includes global and local financial institutions, multi-national corporations, government authorities, private investors, non-governmental organisations, small business and private client individuals.

Our team prides itself on delivering accessible and innovative solutions adapted to our client’s needs. We take a collaborative approach to our work and work alongside our clients to achieve their objective, big or small. We understand that our clients rely on our expertise and guidance and strive to deliver a globally-minded, yet client focused experience.

Primary Contacts

Mike McDonald

Managing Director

Kaz Patafta


Why MPAL as your law firm?

- Proven track record of handling complex matters
- International reach with a local presence
- Award winning law firm in the Asian Pacific region
- Commercially orientated in a diverse range of practice areas
- Fixed fee billing arrangements for cost certainty
- Flexible and efficient services to meet your needs

List of practice areas

Banking & Finance
Corporate & Commercial
Energy & Mining
Foreign Investment
Infrastructure & Construction
Mergers & Acquisitions
Native Title
Property, Real Estate

Adelaide Office

32 Unley Road
Unley, South Australia 5061

Phone: +61 407 727 0426
Email: enquiries@mpalawyers.com

Lao PDR Office

Saphanthong Road, House No. 245,
Ban Saphanthong Kang
Sisattanak District
Vientiane 01030

phone: +856 (0) 21 313 718
email: enquiries@mpalawyers.com

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