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Kudun & Partners
23rd Floor Units C & F
Gaysorn Tower, 127 Ratchadamri Road
Lumpini, Pathumwan
10330
Thailand

Work Department

DISPUTE RESOLUTION, LITIGATION & ARBITRATION

Position

Partner

Career

Somboon joined Kudun & Partners as a senior associate and became a partner in 2019. He is active in dispute resolution and litigation practice. He possesses extensive knowledge and skills in negotiation, commercial and business litigation, domestic and international arbitration, administrative law, insolvency & bankruptcy law. Somboon also has substantial experience in procurement, labour/employment law, insurance, IP and consumer protection. He regularly acts for major domestic and international clients as their trusted business advisor and he is highly sought-after for his in-depth legal knowledge and extensive litigation experience across a wide scope of industries.

Languages

English, Thai

Memberships

  • Barrister-at-Law, the Thai Bar Association
  • Member, the Lawyer Council of Thailand

Lawyer Rankings

Thailand > Dispute resolution

(Next Generation Partners)

Somboon Sangrungjang – Kudun & Partners

With demonstrable experience across the energy, telecoms, automotive and aviation sectors, Kudun & Partners’s ‘first-class’ practice is noted for its capability in domestic and multi-jurisdictional disputes. Key areas of expertise range from bankruptcy and rehabilitation cases to contentious administrative law, corporate and commercial matters. The team is jointly led by Somboon Sangrungjang, who is ‘highly recommended for his extremely well-versed expertise in administrative law and commercial disputes’, and Pariyapol Kamolsilp, who advises clients in insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings. Niruch Winiyakul, who handles labour and international trade disputes, is another key member of the team.

Thailand > Labour and employment

Kudun & Partners has expertise across a broad range of contentious and non-contentious employment and labour matters, including reorganisations, redundancies and alternative workforces, as well as managing workforce size and restructurings relating to spin-offs and disposals. Somboon Sangrungjang has experience in employment disputes and jointly leads the team alongside head of the firm’s international practice, Troy Schooneman. Other key contacts in the group include Niruch Winiyakul, who focuses on employment litigation and has experience across the automotive, transport, banking, insurance and financial services sectors.

Thailand > Restructuring and insolvency

Kudun & Partners has experience advising on cross-border issues associated with business reorganisations, debt restructurings and insolvencies, in addition to bankruptcy proceedings and protection of creditor and debtor rights. The practice also stands out for its expertise in handling actions under the Bankruptcy Act in Thailand. Somboon Sangrungjang jointly leads the team alongside Pariyapol Kamolsilp, both of whom handle litigious matters extending to insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings. Chinawat Assavapokee and Saravut Krailadsiri focus on corporate restructurings.