Mr NY Chandy is a member of the Bar Association in the Kingdom of Cambodia. He completed his Bachelor of Law degree at the Royal University of Law and Economics and in 2003, graduated from the Royal School of Administration. He graduated from the Lawyer Training Center in 2004 and was admitted to a practicing lawyer then. Mr Chandy obtained a Master’s degree in Business Administration in 2010 from the National University of Management. Since 2005, he has been affiliated as lawyer with Law Office, subsequently renamed, “Legal Town Lawyer Group”.
In the practice of his legal profession, Mr Chandy previously worked for Legal Aid of Cambodia (LAC) as a Senior Lawyer and Head of the Model Court Project. He also served as the Civil Party Counsel, representing over 600 Civil Parties and applicants before the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) in partnership with various international lawyers from Germany, Australia, USA, France, and Singapore. Mr Chandy was later appointed as Case Manager assisting all Civil Party Lawyers and the Lead Co-Lawyers before ECCC.
Mr Ny Chandy is currently Legal Director of LAC, Director of Department of Research and Development at Phnom Penh International University (PPIU), lawyer and founder of Legal Town Lawyer Group and a lecturer in the subject of ASEAN Legal System.
Mr Ny Chandy and Ms Lyma Nguyen in front of the Court of Appeal in Phnom Penh (May 2009) at Ms Nguyen’s swearing-in ceremony.