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RL Counsel can assist you from the moment you come up with a business project, to the process of project implementation, and throughout your day-to-day operations.

 

Lawyers

 

KASAMSI SAKUNCHAISIRIWIT

Partner

Bangkok Office

Telephone :

+66 (0) 2235 3339

Fax :

+66 (0) 2235 3076

Mobile :

+66 8 1849 0002

E-Mail :

kasamsis@rlcounsel.com

 

Practice Experience

Kasamsi Sakunchaisiriwit is a corporate and financial lawyer with experience in insolvency, international investment and finance and telecommunications. His principal areas of experience include corporate matters, international investment and finance, insolvency and business reorganization, joint ventures, tax, and litigation.

 

He advises on feasibility and issues under Thai law in investing, forming and conducting businesses in Thailand. He also advises on tax planning and other legal issues pertaining to investment involving multi-national corporations and real estate business. He is experienced in the review, drafting and negotiation of agreements and corporate documentation in establishing joint venture companies, in business reorganization, in commercial contracts and in the formation of financial agreements for syndicate loans.

 

Prior to working with RL Counsel, Kasamsi Sakunchaisiriwit worked for two years in the international legal department of a major telecommunications company in Thailand, advising on corporate, financial and telecommunications transactions, for one year with a respected local law firm as legal advisor on tax and corporate related transactions and for seven years with a leading international law firm as an associate responsible for equity offerings, mergers and acquisitions, litigation and debt restructuring transactions.

 

Education

LL.B., Thammasat University Faculty of Law, 1993
LL.M., Temple University School of Law, 1998

 

Membership

The Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

Professional License

Lawyer's License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand
Notarial Service Attorney License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

 

NARONG KRITCHANCHAI

Partner

Bangkok Office

Telephone :

+66 (0) 2235 3076

Fax :

+66 (0) 2235 3076

Mobile :

+66 8 1611 7118

E-Mail :

narongk@rlcounsel.com

 

Practice Experience

Narong Kritchanchai has extensive experience in infrastructure project financing, banking and corporate financing transactions, corporate debt restructuring, business reorganization, joint ventures, cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, foreign investments, international and domestic capital markets and privatization of state owned enterprises. Prior to joining RL Counsel, he worked for a reputable local law firm as a litigator and then worked with a leading international law firm in Bangkok.

 

Bar Admissions

Thai Bar, admitted 1998

 

Education

LL.B., Thammasat University, 1996 (honor)
LL.M., Cornell University, 1999

 

Membership

The Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

Professional License

Lawyer's License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand
Notarial Service Attorney License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

 

PIYAWAT SURATICHAROENSUK

Partner

Phuket Office

Telephone :

+66 (0) 76 248 500

Fax :

+66 (0) 76 248 500

Mobile :

+66 8 5073 7788

E-Mail :

piyawats@rlcounsel.com

 

Practice Experience

Piyawat Suraticharoensuk has extensive experience in corporate and commercial law, covering the areas of foreign-owned business, corporate structuring, tax planning, drafting and advising on any kind of business and legal documents, labor laws, maritime and shipping laws as well as intellectual property laws.

 

Prior to his relocation to lead our Phuket Office, he formerly worked for both international and local law firms in Bangkok, Thailand, where he closely worked with and assisted numbers of clients on all legal matters concerning business operation in all respects in Thailand. This has allowed him to become a very well-rounded and keen corporate lawyer.

 

Piyawat Suraticharoensuk was also a lecturer at Bangkok University School of Law, where he taught Maritime Law, Contractual Drafting, Business Law, amongst other law subjects, and was later promoted to serve as the Assistant Dean of the School of Law.

 

Education

LL.B. (Business Law) with honors, Faculty of Law, Chulalongkorn University, 2000

LL.M. (Admiralty Law), Tulane University School of Law, 2003

 

Membership

The Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

Professional License

Lawyer's License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand

Notarial Service Attorney License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

 

WALLOP SRIPAISAL

Partner

Bangkok Office

Telephone :

+66 (0) 2235 3076

Fax :

+66 (0) 2235 3076

Mobile :

+66 8 1622 7928

E-Mail :

wallops@rlcounsel.com

 

Practice Experience

Wallop Sripaisal has extensive experience in project financing, banking and corporate financing transactions, corporate debt restructuring, business reorganization, joint ventures, intellectual property, cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions.

 

Prior to joining RL Counsel, he worked for a respected local law firm as a litigator and then worked for a leading international law firm, where he gained extensive experience in debt restructuring, business reorganization, banking and corporate transactions, project financing, engineering and construction contracts, joint ventures, cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions and commercial transactions. He also worked for a foreign commercial bank as a legal director for consumer finance, advising on transactions relating to consumer finance.

 

Bar Admissions

Thai Bar, admitted 1994

 

Education

LL.B., Thammasat University, 1993 (honor)
LL.M., Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1997
M.C.L., Indiana University, Bloomington, 1998

 

Membership

The Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

Professional License

Lawyer's License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand
Notarial Service Attorney License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

 

CHAIWUT BOONPIAM

Associate
Bangkok Office

Telephone :

+66 (0) 2235 3339

Fax :

+66 (0) 2235 3076

Mobile :

+66 8 1874 3369

E-Mail :

chaiwutb@rlcounsel.com

 

Practice Experience

Chaiwut Boonpiam is a property and corporate lawyer with experience in land and building matters, corporate matters, commercial agreements, environment, intellectual property and labour issues. He also gives legal recommendation for various kinds of commercial transactions and prepares a number of commercial agreements such as lease agreements, land sale and purchase agreements etc.  Prior to joining RL Counsel, he worked with an international law firm.

 

Bar Admissions

Thai Bar, admitted 2009

 

Education

LL.B. (Honors), Chulalongkorn University, Faculty of Law, 2002

 

Membership

The Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

Professional License

Lawyer’s License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

 

VANIPA LEARTPITIWATANA

Associate

Bangkok Office

Telephone :

+66 (0) 2235 3339

Fax :

+66 (0) 2235 3076

Mobile :

+66 8 4117 0072

E-Mail :

vanipal@rlcounsel.com

 

Practice Experience

Vanipa Leartpitiwatana is a property and corporate lawyer.

 

Education

LL.B., Chulalongkorn University, Faculty of Law, 2010

 

Membership

The Lawyers Council of Thailand

 

Professional License

Lawyer's License, the Lawyers Council of Thailand: