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THE OFFICES AT CENTRAL WORLD, 26TH FLOOR, 999/9 RAMA 1 ROAD, PATHUMWAN, BANGKOK 10330, THAILAND
Tel:
Work +66 2 646 1888
Fax:
Fax +66 2 646 1919
Email:
Web:
www.siampremier.com
Bangkok, Vientiane, Yangon
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited, Phisud Dejakaisaya, Bangkok, THAILAND

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Phisud Dejakaisaya

Tel:
Work +6626461888
Email:
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited

Work Department

Managing Partner.

Position

Banking & Finance Capital Markets Corporate/M&A Foreign Direct Investment Litigation & Dispute Resolution Projects & Energy.

Career

Phisud is one of the founding members of Siam Premier and is recognized in the Thai legal world as being an expert in the field of banking and finance and investment and litigation. He is particularly skilled in advising on legal matters in a governmental, regulatory and institutional context. Phisud has been working in the fields of banking, finance and investment law as well as litigation and arbitration in Bangkok since 1983. Over the last 20 years Thailand has experienced rapid industrial and economic growth, with a commensurate increase in the complexity of the legal transactions undertaken within the Kingdom. Throughout his career, Phisud has been involved in transactions which have contributed to the impressive growth of the Thai private sector and the development of Thai government institutions. As one of Bangkok’s most respected attorneys, Phisud's counsel is sought by a wide range of international and local investors, particularly on matters involving sensitive negotiations with the Thai government. He has substantial experience in advising clients on governmental regulatory and administrative requirements and in assisting private enterprises in their dealings with government entities. His intimate knowledge of the Thai governmental decision making process and his respected network of contacts within the Thai government bureaucracy are instrumental in Phisud being sought out by clients bidding for state projects as well as government licensing. In particular, Phisud has been the advisor to numerous private enterprises in relation to their applications for government licencing in the areas of life insurance, mutual fund management, on-line lotteries, telecommunications, and banking. While assisting in sensitive negotiations, he has advised clients on their strategic options in their dealings with the relevant government entities in respect of these bids and applications and, on approval of his client’s projects, has overseen the subsequent establishment of their operations in Thailand.

Languages

Thai English Mandarin Cantonese.

Member

Law Society of Thailand Thai Bar Association Southern Methodist University Thailand Alumni.

Education

LL.B Thammasat University, Thailand, 1982 M.C.L, Southern Methodist University, USA, 1984 Diploma in Comparative Law, Southwestern Legal Foundation, Academy of International and Comparative Law, 1984.


Thailand

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Siam Premier International Law Office Limited has actively invested in its dispute resolution team, which is now one of the largest departments at the firm. It has built a reputation acting for corporates in insurance, construction, government projects and employment litigation. In one of the group’s standout matters, department co-head Kong Suriyamontol successfully represented NVPSKG Joint Venture in two claims against the Pollution Control Department regarding payment for construction of the Samut Prakarn Wastewater Management Project. Suriyamontol also acted for Green Architecture and Engineering Company as claimant in construction arbitration proceedings. Techatat Udomsiri jointly heads the practice group and is defending the world’s largest fully integrated natural rubber company, Sri Trang Argo-Industry, in civil and criminal proceedings for alleged fraud. Managing partner Phisud Dejakaisaya has extensive experience in banking, investment and commercial litigation and is acting for Thai Takasago Company in the Central Administrative Court in a case concerning the unlawful termination of a construction contract. Rawat Chomsri, Noppramart Thammateeradaycho and Chakrapong Boonchan are other notable contacts in the department.

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