Ms Tiziana Sucharitkul > Tilleke & Gibbins > Bangkok, Thailand > Lawyer Profile

Tilleke & Gibbins

Work Department

Dispute Resolution Department


Co-Managing Partner and Director of Dispute Resolution Department
Practice Areas: Litigation, Arbitration, and Dispute Resolution; Commercial Law


Tiziana Sucharitkul is a co-managing partner of Tilleke & Gibbins and director of the firm’s dispute resolution and litigation group. She is consistently ranked as one of Thailand’s leading dispute resolution lawyers by publications including The Legal 500 Asia Pacific; Asialaw Profiles, which named her the Asia-Pacific Disputes Star of the Year 2015; and Benchmark Litigation which, in 2020, listed her as one of the top 100 female litigators in the Asia-Pacific region for her work in commercial and transactional disputes and government and regulatory work. She represents international clients in diverse industries including technology, financial services, consumer goods, luxury goods, and transportation.

Tiziana has earned the trust of her multinational clients by infusing her regional practice with a perspective that is global and integrated. Tiziana, a lawyer licensed and educated in California, previously practiced at the international law firm of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP. Tiziana serves as Chair Emeritus of the Board of Directors of Lex Mundi, a leading legal network of which Tilleke & Gibbins is a member, and of which she has previously served as Chair and as a member of the executive committee. She also serves on the Board of Bangkok Patana School, where she sits as the Head of the Human Resource Committee, the Chair of the Steering Committee, and the Secretary of the Foundation Board. In 2021 she began a two-year term as a member of the Law Firm Management Committee of the International Bar Association.

Known for her ability to develop strategies that not only address, but anticipate, clients’ needs, Tiziana promotes cross-collaboration within the firm’s practice areas and excels in managing multifaceted cases. Tiziana says that the secret to her team’s tremendous success is that they “are willing to bring innovative ideas to the table.”


English, Thai, Italian


JD, University of California, Hastings College of the Law
MA, University of Virginia
BA, Mount Holyoke College

Lawyer Rankings

Thailand > Dispute resolution

With ‘deep connections in Thailand’, the dispute resolution and litigation team at Tilleke & Gibbins is well-placed to advise on disputes in the country and across the region, as it also frequently collaborates with the firm’s Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam offices. The practice acts for clients across the construction and infrastructure, aviation and financial services sectors. Co-managing partner Tiziana Sucharitkul handles commercial disputes, while deputy director of the dispute resolution group John Frangos also leads the aviation, compliance and investigations practices. Chief litigator Thawat Damsa-ard and Michael Ramirez are praised as ‘strong advocates’.