The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Tilleke & Gibbins

SUPALAI GRAND TOWER, 26 F, 1011 RAMA 3 ROAD, CHONGNONSI, YANNAWA, BANGKOK 10120, THAILAND
Tel:
Work +66 2 056 5555
Fax:
Fax +66 2 056 5678
Email:
Web:
www.tilleke.com
Bangkok, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Phnom Penh, Vientaine and 1 more
Tilleke & Gibbins, Aaron Le Marquer, Bangkok, THAILAND

Lawyer rankings

Aaron Le Marquer

Tel:
Work +66 2653 5784
Email:
Tilleke & Gibbins

Work Department

Dispute Resolution Department.

Position

Partner. Practice Areas: Insurance; Dispute Resolution and Litigation; Commercial Transactions and M&A.

Career

Aaron Le Marquer is a partner in Tilleke & Gibbins’ dispute resolution department and leads the firm’s regional insurance practice. Aaron has a broad practice advising insurers and reinsurers in complex commercial coverage disputes and cross border reinsurance disputes. Aaron’s experience extends to all commercial lines of business, including property, energy, construction, product liability, directors' and officers' liability, and casualty. Aaron is also an experienced product liability practitioner, having defended manufacturers and insurers in many high-profile cases in the tobacco, automotive, consumer electronics, pharmaceutical, and medical device sectors. In addition to his disputes practice, Aaron regularly advises on non-contentious commercial and regulatory insurance matters in the Asia-Pacific region, having previously served as Assistant General Counsel to the regional headquarters of a major global insurer, where he advised the company’s commercial insurance operations across 14 Asia Pacific countries. Aaron is one of only two insurance lawyers listed by Who’s Who Legal Thailand and is ranked as a Band 1 practitioner in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2016, which describes him as “one of the legends of insurance law.” Aaron began his career in the United Kingdom, where he qualified as a solicitor of the Supreme Courts of England and Wales, and has since worked in private practice and in-house roles in London, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Bangkok.

Languages

English.

Education

LPC (Dist.), PGDL (Dist.), College of Law, London; MA, University of Oxford.


Thailand

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Tilleke & Gibbins’ dispute resolution team is active not only in domestic civil litigation and arbitration, but also regularly appears in specialty courts involving corruption, white-collar crime, labour, customs and tax disputes. Indeed, Chusert Supasitthumrong represented Stanley Works before the Labor Relations Board regarding union employee claims that they were terminated for exercising their right, under the Labor Relations Act, to submit a labour demand. Supasitthumrong and John Frangos have also been involved in several product liability claims in 2016-2017. In the aviation space, Frangos is instructed by various global aircraft leasing companies in relation to aircraft repossession proceedings. Showcasing the department’s customs and criminal law expertise, a large team including Thawat Damsa-ard is acting for a household name tobacco manufacturer in two separate criminal customs claims for which it could be held liable for nearly $2.9bn. Michael Ramirez is a key contact in the firm’s regulatory and anti-corruption team and is instructed by clients such as Western Digital, while Aaron Le Marquer and Ittirote Klinboon have extensive experience in insurance claims and professional negligence.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in Thailand

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to