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Kudun & Partners
23rd Floor Units C & F
Gaysorn Tower, 127 Ratchadamri Road
Lumpini, Pathumwan
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Partner and Head of International Practice


Troy is a partner and head of the firm’s International Practice.  Troy is engaged primarily in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, foreign direct investment, banking and finance, and general corporate law.  With a career spanning more than 25 years in Asia, Troy has extensive experience in advising a broad spectrum of Thai and international public and private companies, private equity funds and government agencies, on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, joint ventures, project and corporate financings, real estate developments, energy projects, and general corporate matters.

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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 > Real estate and construction

Kudun & Partners’ workload includes a broad range of real estate transactions, from acquisitions and joint ventures t0 infrastructure funds and REITs, as well as IPOs, and counts investors, developers, operators and financiers among its key roster of clients. The practice also advises hotel and resort entities on the management of Hotel Management Agreements. Founding partner Kudun Sukhumananda, who acts for clients on REITs, leads the team alongside Troy Schooneman, who focuses on real estate development projects, and Peerasanti Somritutai, who handles financing matters.

Thailand > Banking and finance

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The banking and finance practice at Kudun & Partners, which is co-led by Kudun Sukhumananda, Troy Schooneman, Ekachai Chotpitayasunon, Kongkoch Yongsavasdikul and Kom Vachiravarakarn, counts foreign banks and other financial institutions, including securities brokers, funds, institutional and private investors, among its key roster of clients.