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Thailand

DFDL Thailand offers integrated legal, tax and consulting services to clients across various sectors and industries. Since 2005, we have been serving small and medium businesses, large corporations and major Thai banks and financial institutions with our local expertise and international standards.
We have a strong track record in delivering successful outcomes for projects related to energy, infrastructure, transportation, real estate, finance, telecommunications, IT, trading and manufacturing. We also keep pace with the latest developments and opportunities in emerging areas such as renewable energy, public-private partnerships, TMT, fintech, healthcare and data protection. Heightened levels of infrastructure-related work and factory relocations have driven a lot more M&A activities, all requiring the sort of international standard services in this area that we provide. Our team of legal and tax professionals can advise clients in Mandarin, French and Hindi, in addition to English and Thai. We are recognized by the world’s leading legal directories for our excellence and quality. We also collaborate with international law firms that need local support and referrals in South and Southeast Asia. Our Bangkok office hosts some of DFDL’s regional advisers who have extensive experience in complex multi-jurisdictional matters.

Key Credentials

  • Asia Pacific’s leading renewable energy solutions provider on the 600MW monsoon wind project, the largest proposed wind farm in South East Asia.
  • A major low-cost airline in Southeast Asia on the USD 300 million aircraft leasing transaction involving 14 aircrafts.
  • A railway solutions provider on its dispute with the Chinese bidder in charge of the project and the Thai Government Authorities.
  • Ardian, as local counsel, in relation to the Thai merger regulations and related filings with the authority on the acquisition of majority of shares in GreenYellow in a EUR 1.4 billion deal.
  • An international hotel group with respect to negotiation of a hotel management agreement with an international hotel brand management company for the rebranding of the client’s hotel.
  • A Chinese state-owned hydropower engineering and construction company in relation to the development by the client and Gulf of a 770MW mainstream hydropower project with the purpose of selling its output to Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand.

Awards

2024 chambers and partners asia pacific

  • Tax ThailandBand 2
  • Projects & Energy ThailandBand 3
  • Real Estate ThailandBand 3
  • Corporate/M&A ThailandBand 4

2024 legal 500 asia pacific

  • Projects & Energy Thailand & Vietnam Tier 2
  • Tax Thailand Tier 2
  • Banking and Finance Thailand Tier 3
  • Real Estate and Construction Thailand & Vietnam Tier 3
  • Restructuring And Insolvency Thailand Tier 3
  • TMT Thailand Tier 3

Address

No. 3, Rajanakarn Building, AA Floor, South Sathorn Road,
Yannawa Sub-District, Sathorn District, Bangkok Metropolis, 10120, Thailand

Contact

+66 2059 4090
f8 bet:thailand@jogoaovivo77.vip

Opening Hours

9 AM – 6 PM
Monday – Friday

Key Contact

Founding Partner, Head of Thai Practice
Thailand
+662 059 4090
Audray Souche
Regional Managing Partner

Position

  • Regional Managing Partner

Expertise

  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Energy, Natural Resources and Infrastructure

Countries of Expertise

  • Cambodia
  • Lao PDR
  • Thailand
Kraisorn Rueangkul
Partner

Position

  • Partner

Expertise

  • Compliance and Investigations
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Investment Funds

Countries of Expertise

  • Cambodia
  • Myanmar
  • Thailand
Walanchathas Sanguanwong
Partner

Position

  • Partner

Expertise

  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Energy, Natural Resources and Infrastructure

Countries of Expertise

  • Lao PDR
  • Thailand
Jack Sheehan
Partner, Head of Regional Tax

Position

  • Partner, Head of Regional Tax

Expertise

  • Tax & Transfer Pricing

Countries of Expertise

  • Lao PDR
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
Nipaporn Supha-Utchaichan
Partner

Position

  • Partner

Expertise

  • Aviation and Logistics
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Tax & Transfer Pricing

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Paul D. Volodarsky
Partner, Head of Regional Real Estate and Hospitality

Position

  • Partner, Head of Regional Real Estate and Hospitality

Expertise

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Real Estate and Hospitality

Countries of Expertise

  • Myanmar
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
Jonathan Blaine
Tax Director | Co-Head of Regional Compliance & Investigations | Head of Learning and Development

Position

  • Tax Director | Co-Head of Regional Compliance & Investigations | Head of Learning and Development

Expertise

  • Compliance and Investigations
  • Restructuring
  • Tax & Transfer Pricing

Countries of Expertise

  • Singapore
  • Thailand
Etienne Rieuneau
Head of Business Development

Position

  • Head of Business Development

Expertise

  • Corporate and M&A

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Panida Agkavikai
Senior Adviser

Position

  • Senior Adviser

Expertise

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Real Estate and Hospitality
  • Restructuring

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Clement Palos
Senior Legal Adviser

Position

  • Senior Legal Adviser

Expertise

  • Investment Funds

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Siwaphorn Phornthepkasemsant
Senior Adviser

Position

  • Senior Adviser

Expertise

  • Aviation and Logistics
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Technology, Media and Telecoms

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Vachara Raweeworawong
Senior Legal Adviser

Position

  • Senior Legal Adviser

Expertise

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Real Estate and Hospitality

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Eduard Sato
Senior Consultant

Position

  • Senior Consultant

Expertise

  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Investment Funds
  • Technology, Media and Telecoms

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Jidapa Tiamsuttikarn
Senior Tax Manager

Position

  • Senior Tax Manager

Expertise

  • Tax & Transfer Pricing

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Noppadon Treephetchara
Senior Adviser

Position

  • Senior Adviser

Expertise

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Employment
  • Restructuring

Country of Expertise

  • Thailand
Rohan Bishayee
Legal Adviser

Position

  • Legal Adviser

Expertise

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Energy, Natural Resources and Infrastructure
  • Restructuring

Countries of Expertise

  • Myanmar
  • Thailand

Insights

Intelligence from the DFDL legal team

Events
Jun 4 2024

Are SAFE and KISS Contracts Possible in Thailand? New Legal Perspectives on Convertible Agreements

Tax & Transfer Pricing
May 29 2024

Invest in Vietnam: Legal and Tax Updates, Challenges and Opportunities for Thai Businesses

DFDL is pleased to invite you to an exclusive morning discussion at the beautiful House on Sathorn on Wednesday 19th…
Banking and Finance
Apr 29 2024

Virtual Banking in Thai Financial Services

On March 4, 2024, the Minister of Ministry of Finance (“MOF”) issued a new regulation through the Notification of Ministry…
Restructuring
Apr 26 2024

DFDL Recognised in Tax and Insolvency at Asia Business Law Journal Thailand Law Firm Awards 2024

Asia Business Law Journal is delighted to announce the winners of the Thailand Law Firm Awards 2024. DFDL has been…
Investment Funds
Apr 24 2024

Foreign Direct Investment in Thailand and China: Current Opportunities and Challenges

We’re delighted to invite you to a collaborative webinar hosted by DFDL and Law Purpose (律意), focusing on Foreign Direct…
Dispute Resolution
Apr 19 2024

Asian Dispute Review Features DFDL's Analysis on Arbitration and Litigation

DFDL has made a significant contribution to the 25th anniversary issue of the Asian Dispute Review. This edition features insightful…
Anti-Trust and Competition
Mar 29 2024

David Fruitman's Definition of "Margin Squeeze" Now Published on Concurrences

We are thrilled to announce that David Fruitman’s definition of “Margin Squeeze” has been officially published in Concurrences’ Global Dictionary…
Anti-Trust and Competition
Mar 27 2024

DFDL and Leaf Announce Cooperation Agreement

We are pleased to announce that DFDL is extending its PRC network of collaborating firms through a cooperation agreement with…