Samata Masagee > Weerawong, Chinnavat & Partners > Bangkok, Thailand > Lawyer Profile

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

Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions

Position

Partner

Career

With over 10 years’ experience, Samata advises domestic and international clients on public and private mergers, acquisitions and disposals as well as restructurings and reorganisations. She has extensive experience in cross border M&A in various industry sectors: energy; technology and telecommunications; agriculture, food manufacturing and retailing; and financial institutions.

In 2018, Samata was named as a top 40 under 40 lawyer in the Asia Pacific region by Asian Legal Business.

Languages

English, Thai

Memberships

New York State Bar, admitted 2013

Thai Barrister-at-Law, admitted 2008

Education

LL.M., Columbia University School of Law, USA, 2009 (Fulbright Scholarship Program)

LL.B. (1st Class Honors), Chulalongkorn University, 2005

Lawyer Rankings

Thailand > TMT

Weerawong, Chinnavat & Partners has recently acted for major Thai banks in disputes concerning the design and development of software, while on the non-contentious side, the team advises on the regulatory aspects of fintech and e-commerce products, and also has complementary expertise in IP. Key contacts in the practice group include Veeranuch Thammavaranucupt and Samata Masagee, both of whom acted for Grab in its acquisition of Uber’s assets and operations in Southeast Asia.