Mr. SOK Sam Oeun

Mr Sok Sam Oeun is the founding partner and chief of Amrin law firm. He is also a legal expert for PEJ and a lawyer in the Advocacy and Legal Advice Centre of Transparency International Cambodia. He was previously the Executive Director of The Cambodian Defenders Project (CDP) for 18 years, where he was a pioneer in Human Rights Law in Cambodia. He has extensive experience in Litigation, Criminal Defence, Transitional Justice, and Legal Reform, and he played a critical role during Cambodia’s transition after the Khmer Rouge regime. Mr. Sok has been a law lecturer at many universities, and he also has published books related to law and electoral. Finally, he has worked as an advisor on draft law papers and proposed legal amendments, especially concerning corruption and human trafficking.