Sakchai Limsiripothong > Weerawong, Chinnavat & Partners > Bangkok, Thailand > Lawyer Profile

Weerawong, Chinnavat & Partners
22ND FLOOR, MERCURY TOWER, 540 PLOENCHIT ROAD
LUMPINI, PATHUMWAN
BANGKOK 10330
Thailand

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner

Career

Sakchai Limsiripothong represents clients in litigation and domestic and international arbitration. He has expertise in commercial law, labour and employment law, intellectual property infringement, torts, construction contracts, trade, banking, bankruptcy, business reorganization and white-collar crime.

Sakchai was honored to be Legal Counsel to a Thai Senator, 2005- 2006. He is active in the Lawyers Council of Thailand, including the Committee of Foreign Affairs (2000 – 2004) and the Committee of Notaries Public (2004 – 2006). He is a guest lecturer at universities, where he teaches litigation, labour law, bankruptcy and corporate restructuring, as well as the preparation of legal documents. He is a contributing author to “Court Procedures and Bankruptcy Law in Thailand” (World Bank 2004-2018).

Languages

English, Thai

Memberships

Thai Bar Association, Lawyers License of Thailand, admitted 1994

Notary Public Services, Lawyers Council of Thailand, 2003

Education

LL.B., Ramkhamhaeng University, 1992

LL.M., Commercial and Corporate Law, University of New South Wales Australia, 2000

Advanced Diploma in International Business, Australia, 1998

Certificate, International Property Law, Institute of Legal Education, 2001

Certificate, Institute of Intellectual Property & Professional Training, Thailand, 2006

Lawyer Rankings

Thailand > Dispute resolution

Weerawong, Chinnavat & Partners handles pre-litigation and litigation cases before all levels of court. The practice represents clients in disputes across multiple industry sectors, including construction, insurance, energy, employment and intellectual property. The team is led by Phisit Dejchaiyasak, who represents Thai corporations and conglomerates in domestic and cross-border disputes. Rapinnart Prongsiriwattana has experience in handling civil, criminal, bankruptcy and administrative dispute resolution matters, while senior associate Pralakorn Siwawej acts for clients in cross-border disputes and provides strategic planning in the pre-litigation phase. Sakchai Limsiripothong and Pathorn Towongchuen are also key contacts.

Thailand > Dispute resolution: international arbitration

Weerawong, Chinnavat & Partners handles international arbitrations across the energy, hospitality and food and beverage sectors, and has experience in the TAI, HKIAC, SIAC and UNCITRAL centres. Led by Phisit Dejchaiyasak, the team advises clients on the defence and enforcement of arbitral awards in Thailand. Sakchai Limsiripothong is another key contact in the team and has notable experience in representing clients in ICC arbitration proceedings.