Mr Jessada Sawatdipong > Chandler MHM Limited > Bangkok, Thailand > Lawyer Profile

Chandler MHM Limited
17th and 36th Floor, Sathorn Square Office Tower
98 North Sathorn Road
Silom, Bangrak, Bangkok 10500

Work Department


Co-Managing Partner


Jessada is a Co-managing partner at Chandler MHM Ltd. (CMHM). He specializes in banking and finance, particularly project finance, with a focus on major, cross-border energy and natural resources, infrastructure and real estate projects. He has extensive experience with all major commercial banks in Thailand, with leading international commercial banks, and with multinational financial institutions.

He acts for both lenders and borrowers, and has an extensive roster of Thai banks, including: Bangkok Bank, Krung Thai Bank, KASIKORNBANK, The Siam Commercial Bank, Bank of Ayudhya, Thanachart Bank, Government Savings Bank, TISCO Bank and Export-Import Bank of Thailand.  Relationships with international banks and financial institutions include: Asian Development Bank (ADB), Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, BNP Paribas, China Development Bank, CIMB, Mizuho Bank Ltd., Oversea- Chinese Banking Corporation, Standard Chartered Bank, and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation.


English, Thai


  • Ordinary Member of the Thai Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Asia Pacific Bar Association


  • Harvard University, Program of Instruction for Lawyers  (1992)
  • University of Miami (LL.M., 1988)
  • Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Master of American Legal Studies (1987)
  • Chulalongkorn University (LL.B., 1983)

Lawyer Rankings

Thailand > Projects and energy

(Leading individuals)

Jessada SawatdipongChandler MHM Limited

(Hall of Fame)

Jessada Sawatdipong - Chandler MHM Limited

Chandler MHM Limited focuses on cross border work, enabled by the firm’s broad presence in Asia. The team acts for local and international lenders as well as sponsors on power and infrastructure projects. Department head and co-managing partner Jessada Sawatdipong is notable for his project finance work and cross-border energy and natural resources and infrastructure expertise.

Thailand > Banking and finance

(Hall of Fame)

Jessada SawatdipongChandler MHM Limited

Chandler MHM Limited has a broad reach across Asia  giving the firm great breadth and reach in the advice it can give on a cross-border basis. Local and international lenders are advised in a range of sectors such as energy, financial services and natural resources. Jessada Sawatdipong heads up the team and provides expertise in relation to project finance including energy and infrastructure projects in Thailand and in bordering countries. Joseph Tisuthiwongse is of note, with specialised experience in project and acquisition finance, focusing on the renewable energy sector. Supattra Sathapornnanon is notable for her project finance expertise.