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Norton Rose Fulbright

Banking and finance Tier 2

Norton Rose Fulbright's core banking and finance strengths lie in the infrastructure and renewable energy sectors. The firm is capable of advising on project, acquisition and corporate finance, acting throughout Thailand and the wider Asia-Pacific region. The practice is led by Tassanai Kiratisountorn, who has experience acting for borrowers and lenders on a variety of projects. Senior associate Chormas  Premsirinirund is also recommended. Somboon Kitiyansub left to establish his own firm in 2019.

Projects and energy Tier 2

Norton Rose Fulbright's practice group has experience in the financing and development of energy infrastructure projects, from conventional energy such as oil and gas through to projects in the renewables space. The firm's clients include development banks, international corporates and financial institutions. Tassanai  Kiratisountorn is well versed in project finance, especially in the renewable energy sector acting for both borrowers and lenders, and senior associate Chormas Premsirinirund, who specialises in project finance in the energy sector, is also recommended.

Corporate and M&A (including capital markets) Tier 3

The team at Norton Rose Fulbright has handled M&A and investment transactions in a number of key industry sectors including mining and natural resources, transport, financial services, technology and healthcare. Tassanai Kiratisountorn heads the practice group, and Chormas Premsirinirund is also recommended.

The firm

Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. We provide the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 4000 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa.

Areas of Practice

Recognized for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare. Through our global risk advisory group, we leverage our industry experience with our knowledge of legal, regulatory, compliance and governance issues to provide our clients with practical solutions to the legal and regulatory risks facing their businesses.

Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. We aim to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of our offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.

Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss verein, helps coordinate the activities of Norton Rose Fulbright members but does not itself provide legal services to clients. Norton Rose Fulbright has offices in more than 50 cities worldwide, including London, Houston, New York, Toronto, Mexico City, Hong Kong, Sydney and Johannesburg. For more information, see


We have offices in the world’s most important business, financial and regulatory centres and are active in strategically important growth markets. Our offices are located in Amsterdam, Athens, Austin, Bahrain, Bangkok, Beijing, Brisbane, Brussels, Calgary, Canberra, Cape Town, Casablanca, Dallas, Denver, Dubai, Durban, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Houston, Istanbul, Jakarta (in association with Norton Rose Fulbright Australia), Johannesburg, London, Los Angeles, Luxembourg, Melbourne, Mexico City, Milan, Minneapolis, Monaco, Montréal, Moscow, Munich, New York, Ottawa, Paris, Perth, Piraeus, Port Moresby, Québec, Rio de Janeiro, Riyadh (in association with Mohammed Al-Ghamdi Law Firm), San Antonio, San Francisco, São Paulo, Shanghai, Singapore, St Louis, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver, Warsaw and Washington, DC. In Africa, we have alliances with firms in Kenya, Uganda, Burundi and Zimbabwe

Number of partners (worldwide): 1,000+
Number of other fee-earners (worldwide): 2,000+

Total staff: 7,500+

Global Key Contacts

Financial institutions:  James Bateson
Energy:  Anne Lapierre and John Mauel
Infrastructure, mining and commodities: Nick Merritt
Transport: Harry Theochari
Technology: Nick Abrahams
Life sciences and healthcare: Stacey Martinez and Randy Sutton

Department Name Email Telephone
Financial institutions
Life sciences
Photo Name Position Profile
 Haruethai Boonklomjit  photo Haruethai Boonklomjit
 Aimsarin Jirasatapananon  photo Aimsarin Jirasatapananon
 Tassanai Kiratisountorn  photo Tassanai Kiratisountorn
 Somboon Kitiyansub  photo Somboon Kitiyansub
 Jason Lemann  photo Jason Lemann
 Chormas Premsirinirund  photo Chormas Premsirinirund
Other offices : Abu Dhabi
Other offices : Almaty
Other offices : Amsterdam
Other offices : Athens
Other offices : Austin
Other offices : Bahrain
Other offices : Cape Town
Other offices : Caracas
Other offices : Casablanca
Other offices : Dallas
Other offices : Dar es Salaam
Other offices : Denver
Other offices : Dubai
Other offices : Durban
Other offices : Frankfurt
Other offices : Hamburg
Other offices : Hong Kong
Other offices : Houston
Other offices : Jakarta (in association with Norton Rose Fulbright Australia)
Other offices : Johannesburg
Other offices : London
Other offices : Los Angeles
Other offices : Melbourne
Other offices : Milan
Other offices : Minneapolis
Other offices : Monaco
Other offices : Montréal
Other offices : Moscow
Other offices : Munich
Other offices : New York
Other offices : Ottawa
Other offices : Paris
Other offices : Perth
Other offices : Piraeus
Other offices : Port Moresby
Other offices : Québec
Other offices : Rio de Janeiro
Other offices : Riyadh (in association with Mohammed Al-Ghamdi Law Firm)
Other offices : San Antonio
Other offices : San Francisco
Other offices : Shanghai
Other offices : Singapore
Other offices : St Louis
Other offices : Sydney
Other offices : Tokyo
Other offices : Toronto
Other offices : Vancouver
Other offices : Warsaw
Other offices : Washington, DC
Other offices : alliances with firms in Kenya, Uganda, Burundi and Zimbabwe
Other offices : Bogota
Other offices : Beijing
Other offices : Brisbane
Other offices : Brussels
Other offices : Calgary
Other offices : Istanbul
Other offices : Luxembourg
Other offices : Mexico City
Other offices : Sao Paulo