Mr Kong Suriyamontol > Siam Premier International Law Office Limited > Bangkok, Thailand > Lawyer Profile

Siam Premier International Law Office Limited
THE OFFICES AT CENTRAL WORLD, 26TH FLOOR
999/9 RAMA 1 ROAD, PATHUMWAN
BANGKOK 10330
Thailand
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Work Department

Partner

Position

Specialises in: Insolvency & Restructuring | Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Career

Kong joined Siam Premier in 1994 and became a partner of the firm in 2009. Kong is a litigation specialist and regularly conducts cases in all of the major courts, including the civil, criminal, bankruptcy, intellectual property and international trade court as well as tribunals. Kong has also represented clients in the tax court. Kong’s clients include a wide range of international entities who are litigating in Thailand. Kong has represented Sumitomo Bank and ABN AMRO Bank in relation to banking and finance litigation. In connection with construction matters, Kong represents Wilk & Hoeglund Public Company and Charn Issara Development. Kong’s experience in rehabilitation and bankruptcy includes acting for PTT Chemicals, Air Andaman, Picanol and Krungthai IBJ Leasing. Clients in other matters include; Italian Thai, Securicor International Valuable Transport, Pernod Ricard and the Dusit Thani Group. Kong is currently representing Padaeng Industry in a landmark environmental case related to alleged contamination of local water sources. This case involves over 1,000 plaintiffs. Kong is also representing PTT Chemical in a dispute related to repayment of debts under a contract. This is a high value matter involving significant players in Thailand’s petrol-chemical industry.

Memberships

Kong is a member of the Lawyers Council of Thailand and the Bar Association.

Education

LLB Chulalongkorn (University)

Lawyer Rankings

Thailand > Dispute resolution

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.