Hospitality Attys See Hotel Deals Boom In Southeast Asia

Law360, New York (April 29, 2013, 7:38 PM EDT) -- Despite risky regulatory environments, investors are doubling down on hotel markets in emerging Southeast Asian countries as local economies and tourism boom, prompting a new spate of transactional work that requires careful negotiations, legal experts say.

The first quarter of 2013 saw investors pour about $620 million into hotel deals in areas such as Vietnam, Cambodia and Myanmar — a figure that has rocketed about 190 percent from the same period the year before, according to new data released by Jones Lang LaSalle on Monday....
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