Firm Profile > Siam Premier International Law Office Limited > Bangkok, Thailand
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited Offices
THE OFFICES AT CENTRAL WORLD, 26TH FLOOR
999/9 RAMA 1 ROAD, PATHUMWAN
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited > The Legal 500 Rankings
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited has experience acting for targets and acquirers in public and private M&A, both domestically and internationally. In particular, the team has historically been most active in the construction, hospitality, transportation, insurance and technology sectors. Key figures in the practice group include Kulkanist Khamsirivatchara and Linda Osathaworanan, who is rated for her experience in corporate restructurings, foreign investment transactions, and conversions from private to public companies. Recent highlights included Chatchavej Chitvarakorn acting for Continental AG in its proposed transaction to carve out its power train business. Also recommended is Bancha Wudhiprecha, who has experience of commercial transactions, antitrust and compliance matters.
Kulkanist Khamsirivatchara; Linda Osathaworanan; Chatchavej Chitvarakorn; Bancha Wudhiprecha
Dispute resolution Tier 2
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited has notable experience in representing Thai and foreign corporations at every level of Thai court, and also in proceedings at the Thai Arbitration Institute. Techatat Udomsiri has handled commercial and employment disputes as well as administrative proceedings; Kong Suriyamontol has particular expertise in mining and natural resources disputes; and senior consultant Sumit Masrungson has decades of experience acting for public and private sector clients in commercial and administrative disputes.
Techatat Udomsiri; Kong Suriyamontol; Sumit Masrungson
Labour and employment Tier 2
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited's labour and employment practice represents domestic and foreign employers in both contentious and non-contentious matters. The team is led by Rawat Chomsri a labour and industrial relations expert, who has extensive experience in the Thai Labour Court, and is regularly instructed by corporates to advise on contract drafting and reviews of work regulations. Sumit Masrungson handles labour and employment disputes for public and private sector clients, and associate rising star Phatcharapon Sunlakawit is also recommended.
Real estate and construction Tier 2
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited advises lenders, sponsors, and government bodies on foreign investments, construction agreements, PPP development projects, and all related project and contract disputes. The team is also active in the energy infrastructure space, where it acts for a number of domestic and international oil companies. Rawat Chomsri handles a range contentious and non-contentious matters and has particular expertise in the renewable energy sector, and Chatchavej Chitvarakorn has extensive experience in construction, most notably PPP work, where he advises governmental authorities, banks and bidders. Associate Ajjima Kanokmaneechotikul is active in acquisition due diligence and leasing transactions.
Rawat Chomsri; Chatchavej Chitvarakorn
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‘The heart and soul of the practice is the ability and leadership of Chatchavej Chitvarakorn. He takes ownership of all matters on which his team works, and personally ensures that the work product and service is the best in Thailand.’
‘Chatchavej Chitvarakorn is the best real estate and corporate lawyer in Thailand. His work ethic is unmatched, and he provides advice that is commercial and tailored’
‘Chatchavej Chitvarakorn is responsive, accommodating, and wins over clients and opposing parties with personal charm, intelligence and a fair and balanced approach.’
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand
PTT Exploration and Production
Banking and finance Tier 3
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited advises public sector borrowers and a variety of financial institutions including commercial and investment banks works on a range of transactional and regulatory banking and finance matters. The practice group is jointly led by Suttiphat Khamsirivatchara, who has expertise in bank lending and structured finance, and Nithi Soomswasdi, who is a name to note for debt restructuring and project finance. The firm also fields an experienced litigation team that acts in banking disputes. Torsakul Cunvong is also recommended.
Capital markets Tier 3
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited's capital markets practice is spearheaded by Kulkanist Khamsirivatchara, who has experience of securities transactions, take private deals, and myriad regulatory matters. The team is active in the debt and equity markets, where it is regularly involved in IPOs and secondary capital raisings.
Tax Tier 3
Siam Premier International Law Office Limited handles tax litigation and corporate tax planning, and advises on the Thai law elements of M&A and other corporate transactions. Practice head Praphan Phichaiwatkomol has extensive experience in contentious and non-contentious tax matters, and associate Keerada Rungtanakiat is rated for tax advice on inbound and outbound investment transactions. Energy, aviation, shipping and property are key sectors for the firm.
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Siam Premier International Law Office Limited > Firm Profile
Siam Premier is a leading independent Thai law firm, advising foreign and local clients on the full spectrum of domestic and cross-border corporate transactions, major projects, regulatory matters and disputes in Thailand.
Established in 1990, we have a strong history of providing pragmatic and innovative solutions to our clients’ legal challenges, enabling our clients to unlock opportunities and achieve commercial outcomes.
Our relationship-focused approach includes working closely with our clients to understand their needs, challenges and business objectives, while closely monitoring local legal developments. This approach, coupled with our deep sector experience, enables us to deliver solutions designed to give our clients the commercial edge.
We frequently work with leading law firms from across the globe on cross-border and multi-jurisdictional transactions and disputes, where we add value by understanding the nuances of local challenges, navigating complex regulatory frameworks, and providing valuable insight into the local business and legal environment in Thailand.
Driven by our clients’ needs in an ever-changing landscape, our forward thinking and diverse team of lawyers are dedicated to delivering exceptional outcomes for our clients, wherever their businesses take them.
|Managing Partner||Phisud Dejakaisayaemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Corporate Commercial||Bancha Wudhiprechafirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Corporate/M&A, Antitrust and Competition, Foreign Direct Investment, Insurance, Projects & Energy, PPPs, Real Property & Construction, Litigation & Dispute Resolution||Chatchavej Chitvarakornemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Corporate/M&A, Foreign Direct Investment, Capital Markets, Banking and Finance, Antitrust and Competition||Kanokon Worachanyawongfirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Litigation and Dispute Resolution||Kong Suriyamontolemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|M&A, Capital Markets, Securities Regulations, Public Company and Corporate, Foreign Investment, Litigation Strategy||Kulkanist Khamsirivatcharafirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Corporate/M&A, Foreign Direct Investment, Capital Markets||Linda Osathaworananemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Banking & Finance, Debt Restructure, Mergers & Acquisitions||Nithi Soomswasdifirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Banking & Finance, Corporate Commercial, Capital Markets, Foreign Direct Investment, Restructuring & Insolvency, Projects & Energy, Real Property & Construction||Phasunsook Ayanaputraemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Taxation, Foreign Investment, Mergers & Acquisitions, Commercial, Corporate, Property||Praphan Phichaiwatkomolfirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Employment & Labour, Foreign Direct Investment, Litigation & Dispute Resolution||Rawat Chomsriemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Corporate/M&A, Commercial, Capital Markets||Saithip Mansrifirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Corporate / M&A, Commercial, Banking & Finance||Siripun Kriangwattanapongemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Capital Markets, Corporate / M&A, EPC & Project Finance, Energy, Real Estate, Foreign Investment||Suttiphat Khamsirivatcharafirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Litgation and Dispute Resolution||Techatat Udomsiriemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Banking & Finance, Corporate Commercial||Torsakul Cunvongfirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Senior Consultant: Corporate Commercial, Foreign Direct Investment, Capital Markets, Real Property & Construction, Employment & Labour||Piyamarn Pongtornpipatemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Senior Consultant: Litgation and Dispute Resolution, Labour & Employment||Sumit Masrungsonfirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Senior Consultant: Dispute Resolution||Suthee Dumnuadeeemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Special Counsel: Litigation and Dispute Resolution||Chakrapong Boonchanfirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Special Counsel: Litigation and Dispute Resolution||Kasem Pumpuangemail@example.com||+6626461888|
|Special Counsel: Real Property||Sawat Sangkavisitfirstname.lastname@example.org||+6626461888|
|Special Counsel: Litgation and Dispute Resolution, Labour & Employment||Somchai Yungkarnemail@example.com||+6626461888|
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|Mr Rawat Chomsri||View Profile|
|Mr Torsakul Cunvong||View Profile|
|Mr Phisud Dejakaisaya||View Profile|
|Mr Suttiphat Khamsirivatchara||View Profile|
|Ms Kulkanist Khamsirivatchara||View Profile|
|Ms Siripun Kriangwattanapong||View Profile|
|Ms Saithip Mansri||View Profile|
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|Ms Linda Osathaworanan||View Profile|
|Mr Praphan Phichaiwatkomol||View Profile|
|Ms Piyamarn Pongtornpipat||View Profile|
|Mr Kasem Pumpuang||View Profile|
|Mr Sawat Sangkavisit||View Profile|
|Prof Dr Surakiart Sathirathai||View Profile|
|Mr Nithi Soomswasdi||View Profile|
|Mr Kong Suriyamontol||View Profile|
|Mr Techatat Udomsiri||View Profile|
|Ms Kanokon Worachanyawong||View Profile|
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