Kris focuses his practice on the development and financing of energy and infrastructure projects, international acquisitions, investments, joint ventures and other cross-border commercial transactions in the Asia-Pacific region.

Before joining Hunton Andrews Kurth, Kris worked in the Mergers and Acquisitions Tax Practice of a “Big Four” accounting firm in New York where he advised private equity clients on deals tax structuring and tax due diligence.


  • Project and financing counsel to sponsors and a developer for the continuing development and financing of a major logistics dry port and connecting railway between Lao and Vietnam.
  • Acquisition and financing counsel to a major Philippine energy firm in connection with the acquisition of a 49% equity interest in a top five renewable energy portfolio in Vietnam.
  • Acquisition counsel to one of Thailand’s largest independent energy developers in connection with the acquisition of a 50% equity interest in a US portfolio of natural gas-fired cogeneration power plants with a total combined capacity of 1,325 MW.
  • Project and financing counsel to a multi-national group of sponsors in a 600 MW cross border wind facility in Lao and Vietnam.



LLM, Taxation, New York University School of Law, 2021

JD, Business and Commercial Law, Northeastern University School of Law, 2020

BA, Drexel University, 2016



New York


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