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RAJANAKARN BUILDING, 20TH FLOOR, 183 SOUTH SATHORN ROAD, YANNAWA SATHORN, BANGKOK 10120, THAILAND
Tel:
Work +66 2 676 6667
Fax:
Fax +66 2 676 6188
Email:
Web:
www.siamcitylaw.com
SCL Law Group, Chavalit Uttasart, Bangkok, THAILAND

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Chavalit Uttasart

Tel:
Work +66 2 6766667 8
Email:
SCL Law Group

Work Department

Managing Partner.

Position

• IP & IT Law • Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) • Foreign Investment • International Trade • Corporate Recovery.

Career

With over thirty years experience, his areas of specialisation include IP, IT, e-commerce, telecommunications and corporate law; as well as cases involving trade competition, corporate recovery and business reorganisation, foreign investment and mergers & acquisitions. Recent relevant transactions of significance include: • Advising a group of investors regarding the acquisition of a securities company. • Advocating for a commercial bank in arbitration proceedings relating to a dispute over a supply of a software system. • Advising a LPG corporation regarding the sale of its entire business. • Assisting the plan administrator regarding the sale of a beer production business to another brewery. • Acting as legal advisor to the plan administrator of one of Thailand’s largest cement manufacturers on its business reorganisation proceedings. • Planning legal strategy for a leading mobile telecommunications service operator in the matter of 3G frequency wave allocation auction proceedings. Before establishing the Group in 2005, he was a partner at International Legal Counsellors Thailand Ltd. (ILCT) (Russin & Vecchi). As head of the group, Chavalit Uttasart actively oversees all of our practices and service areas, as well as events and activities.

Languages

Thai and English.

Member

• Thai Bar Association • Lawyers Council of Thailand • The Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA) • Intellectual Property Association of Thailand (IPAT) • Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriete Industrielle (AIPPI) • International Trademark Association (INTA) • ASEAN Law Association • The Law Association for Asia and the Western Pacific (LAWASIA) • The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn.

Education

• 1976: Barrister-at-Law, the Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, London, England • 1971: Barrister-at-Law, Institute of Legal Education, Thai Bar Association • 1970: LLB (Hons), Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.


Thailand

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

SCL Law Group (formerly known as Chavalit Law Group)’s department specialises in construction and employment disputes, and also handles product liability claims. Chavalit Uttasart is recommended.

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