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Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Labor and Employment Law, Debt Restructuring and Rehabilitation
Prechaya Ebrahim is a partner in LS Horizon’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group. He has represented multi-national and local corporate clients in large-scale commercial litigation and arbitration cases in various areas including construction, banking and finance, and intellectual property. In addition, he has been very active in the area of employment litigation and in arbitration matters. Mr. Ebrahim’s major and complex transactions include representing Banpu Group in court proceedings involving a dispute with Thai and foreign entities in connection with a coal mine mouth power project in Lao PDR in claims and counterclaims of more than Baht 60 Billion. He has also represented Lehman Bros. Commercial Corp, Asia Ltd. in defending civil litigations brought by Grande Asset Hotels and Property Public Company Ltd., a Thai real estate developer, against alleged breaches of secured debenture financing documents in connection with the development of residential and hotel projects in Bangkok, Pattaya and Hua Hin, having an aggregate claim of approximately Baht 6.6 Billion. He again represented Lehman in defending civil litigations brought by Destination Properties Group, a Thai real estate developer, against alleged breaches of secured debenture financing documents in connection with the development of hotel projects in Phuket and Hua Hin, having an aggregate claim of approximately Baht 10 Billion. Moreover, he has advised Lehman in enforcing actions against its Thai borrowers in connection with credit facilities granted by it in the aggregate sum of approximately Baht 20 Billion. Furthermore, Mr. Ebrahim has represented Nissan Diesel (Thailand) Ltd. in court proceedings regarding a dispute with AB Volvo involving a Nissan truck distribution agreement with claims of Baht 12 Billion. He has represented Samsung Heavy Industries Ltd. in bankruptcy proceedings of a subsidiary of Thai Petrochemicals Industries Public Company Ltd. involving the indebtedness of approximately Baht 3.5 Billion. He has represented a Thai subsidiary of GTE Directories Corp. in controversial and widely publicized litigation regarding a telephone directory dispute with AT&T and the Telephone Organization of Thailand involving claims of approximately Baht 3 Billion. He has represented a Thai subsidiary of Ford Motor in litigation concerning a dispute in its distributorship agreement with Thai dealers involving claims of approximately Baht 3 Billion. He has represented Scott Paper Company in a trademark dispute litigation involving claims of approximately Baht 3 Billion. Finally, he has represented Kay-Thai Co., Ltd. in arbitration proceedings relating to a dispute under a construction contract with All Seasons Property Co., Ltd. involving claims of approximately Baht 600 Million.
Thai and English
Thai Bar Association
LL.B. (with Honors) from Chulalongkorn University (1983)
Within: Dispute resolution
LS Horizon Limited’s lawyers’ strengths lie in the ‘accuracy of their advice’. The team has been representing the Stock Exchange of Thailand after shares of Ascon Construction Public Company were delisted, and acting for True Move H Universal Communications in a dispute regarding the rights of mobile phone operators after licensing agreements end. Practice co-head Wanchai Yiamsamatha led both matters. Prechaya Ebrahim and Lersak Kancvalskul are the other key contacts.
Restructuring and insolvency
Within: Restructuring and insolvency
LS Horizon Limited recently represented Sojitz Corporation in bankruptcy proceedings due to unpaid rent on an aircraft lease, a matter led by Prechaya Ebrahim. Lersak Kancvalskul is also a key figure.