Antoine Fontaine

Antoine Fontaine

Antoine is the firm’s Practice Leader of the Insurance, Labor, Tax and Regulatory Reform practices. Holding a Ph.D. in Insurance Law, he developed unmatched expertise in Cambodia’s insurance sector and provides comprehensive advice to multinational companies on their insurance portfolio, including regulatory and tax compliance and counseling foreign insurance companies on their market entry.

Antoine has worked in Cambodia for over a decade and has particular insight into maximizing a foreign company’s entrance into the market. He provides tax advice for companies’ restructuring and acquisition projects, as well as on public service taxation, and on the insurance tax system. He has counseled Cambodia’s leading human resource and recruiting agency, audited several major foreign companies’ human resource practices and provides guidance to companies on the introduction of their internal labor regulations in compliance with the Cambodian system. He is described by Chambers & Partners’ Asia Pacific 2011 as “a foreign legal counsel with vast experience in various aspects of Cambodian law”, with clients highlighting that “he is always able to provide a timely response.” Antoine is admitted to the Paris Bar and is fluent in French and English and conversant in Khmer.

Ph.D., Private Law, University Paris XII (2002)
Master, Private Law, University of Paris V (1997)