The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2016 Edition)
The rankings and editorials released by the Legal 500 Asia Pacific are highlighted below.
Dispute Resolution - Tier 2
Rajah & Tann (Thailand) Limited successfully represented Philip Morris in a customs dispute, which included an unprecedented award in favour of the tobacco importer. The group has also handled several employment disputes. Surasak Vajasit heads the team following his arrival from Hunton & Williams, and Ittichai Prasongprasit was recently promoted to partner.
Banking & Finance - Tier 3
Leading Lawyer: Surasak Vajasit
Rajah & Tann (Thailand) Limited frequently advises international lenders on the ship financing for vessel acquisitions. Surasak Vajasit, who joined from Hunton & Williams, is recommended.
Technology, Media and Telecommunications - Tier 3
Rajah & Tann (Thailand) Limited advises on e-commerce operations, data protection and privacy matters, regulatory compliance and licensing issues. The team is representing a major mobile operator in administrative court and arbitration proceedings. Supawat Srirungruang and Saroj Jongsaritwang co-lead the team.
Leading Lawyer for Corporate and M&A: Surasak Vajasit
Leading Lawyer for Restructuring & Insolvency: Surasak Vajasit