Apisith & Alliance Team

The foundation of our success rests primarily on the character, talent and experience of our lawyers and professionals.

Apisith John Sutham

MANAGING PARTNER

john@apisithalliance.com

John’s legal practice and experiences are broad-based, covering a wide spectrum of international trade litigation (trade remedies), cross-border commercial transactions, foreign investment, capital market, real estate, investment funds and mergers & acquisitions.

John has been named as leading lawyer for Thailand by Chambers Asia-Pacific and as expert by Who’s Who Legal, among other professional recognitions. He has written and lectured extensively on topics related to international trade and business law and has taught at leading universities in Thailand.

Education & Qualifications
MBA, Solvay Business School, Free University of Brussels
JD, Fordham University School of Law
B.A., St. John’s University, New York
Member of New York Bar (since 1991)

Worawut Anupornwattanakij

Partner

Explore

Worawut Anupornwattanakij

Partner

corp3@apisithalliance.com

Profile & Experience

Worawut (Aui) has extensive experience advising private and public companies on a wide range of corporate matters, including obtaining foreign business licenses and relevant certificates from Ministry of Commerce and Board of Investment. He has represented clients on share and asset acquisition transactions in Thailand. He also has extensive experience in litigation matters in civil and criminal cases, bankruptcy and business rehabilitation cases, labor cases, and administrative cases.

Education & Qualifications

LL.M., Business Law, Thammasat University
LL.B., 2nd Class Honor, Thammasat University
Thai Barrister at Law, Thai Bar Association
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Pattaravadee Kongcharoenniwat

Partner

Explore

Pattaravadee Kongcharoenniwat

Partner

ip2@apisithalliance.com

Profile & Experience

Pattaravadee (Dee) has extensive experience advising clients in all areas of intellectual property law, including trademark registration and prosecution, both in-bound and out-bound, as well as patent and patent design filings in Thailand and abroad. She also has expertise in IP advisory and IP transactional issues including due diligence, trade mark licenses and franchising.

Education & Qualifications

LL.B., Assumption University
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Kittima Punyaprapaporn

Partner

Explore

Kittima Punyaprapaporn

Partner

tr3@apisithalliance.com

Profile & Experience

Kittima (Kae) has extensive experience and expertise in the areas of antidumping and trade remedy investigations. Kittima is the team leader and a partner in the Trade & Customs Practice, where she works closely with Apisith John Sutham on major trade remedy cases, advising the firm’s foreign and domestic clients on the technical, procedural and accounting issues.

Education & Qualifications

MBA, University of Newcastle, Australia
B.ACC., University of the Chamber of Commerce

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Corporate & Commercial

Siriwasar Suwanjesda

Senior Associate

Explore

Siriwasar Suwanjesda

Senior Associate

Profile & Experience

Siriwasar (Pleng) focuses on corporate & commercial laws, foreign direct investment (including Board of Investment and foreign business license), financial services and taxation. She has extensive experience advising and representing foreign clients, including, in particular, in the area of expatriate services.

Education & Qualifications

LL.M., Taxation, Thammasat University
LL.B., Thammasat University
Thai Barrister at Law, Thai Bar Association
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Wiyadathawin Luenchavee

Senior Associate

Explore

Wiyadathawin Luenchavee

Senior Associate

Profile & Experience

Wiyadathawin (Dear) focuses her practice on corporate & commercial laws, foreign direct investment (including Board of Investment and foreign business license), capital market and securities, public company laws and regulations and taxation.

Education & Qualifications

LL.M., Taxation, Assumption University
LL.B., 2nd Class Honor, Assumption University
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Piriya Wongcharoenkiat

Associate

Explore

Piriya Wongcharoenkiat

Associate

Profile & Experience

Piriya (Jai) works in the Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, where she focuses on commercial real estate and conveyancing and foreign investment.

Education & Qualifications

LL.B., Thammasat University
Thai Barrister at Law, Thai Bar Association
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Mukkharin Lawanlakkhana

Associate

Explore

Mukkharin Lawanlakkhana

Associate

Profile & Experience

Mukkharin (Muk) has expertise in the areas of corporate/M&A, regulatory, renewable energy and foreign investment. Muk also has considerable experience with legal research and advising litigation clients as member of the firm’s Litigation/Dispute Resolution Practice Group.

Education & Qualifications

LL.B., 1st class Honor, Assumption University

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Navarat Pejarasangharn

Associate

Explore

Navarat Pejarasangharn

Associate

Profile & Experience

Navarat (Wan) works in the Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, where she focuses on corporate/M&A, regulatory and foreign investment.

Education & Qualifications

LL.M., Business Law, Chulalongkorn University
LL.B., 2nd Class Honor, Chulalongkorn University
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Anongwan Praditwattanakul

Associate

Explore

Anongwan Praditwattanakul

Associate

Profile & Experience

Anongwan (Pin) is currently assigned to assist partners and senior lawyers in the Corporate & Commercial Practice Group.

Education & Qualifications

LL.B., 2nd Class Honor, Chulalongkorn University

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Intellectual Property

Yuppharat Roikaew

Senior Associate

Explore

Yuppharat Roikaew

Senior Associate

Profile & Experience

Yuppharat (Pui) focuses her legal practice on all aspects of intellectual property law, mainly in the non-contentious trade mark, patent and patent design prosecution.

Education & Qualifications

LL.B., Ramkhamhaeng University
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Kanitta Pawakranond

Associate

Explore

Kanitta Pawakranond

Associate

Profile & Experience

Kanitta (Kuk) works in the areas of intellectual property law, focusing on trademark prosecution for the firm’s Thai and foreign clients.

Education & Qualifications

LL.B., Ramkhamhaeng University
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Pornpak Boonkosrang

Associate

Explore

Pornpak Boonkosrang

Associate

Profile & Experience

Pornpak (Fai) works in the areas of intellectual property law, focusing on trademark prosecution and trademark appeal, as well as patent design filings.

Education & Qualifications

LL.M., Business Law, Chulalongkorn University
LL.B., Chulalongkorn University

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Trade & Customs

Poowadon Jiaviriyaboonya

Senior Associate

Explore

Poowadon Jiaviriyaboonya

Senior Associate

Profile & Experience

Poowadon’s practice focuses on defending foreign and domestic clients in trade remedy investigations, including, in particular, antidumping investigations, as well as rendering advice on customs law and custom-related issues. When not practicing trade & customs, Pooh provides support to the firm’s Chinese clients in foreign investment and corporate & commercial matters.

Education & Qualifications

LL.M., National Taiwan University
LL.B., 2nd Class Honors, Chulalongkorn University
B.A., Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English, Mandarin Chinese

Siriluk Deeying

Senior Consultant

Explore

Siriluk Deeying

Senior Consultant

Profile & Experience

Siriluk (Mo) practice focuses on international trade/ trade remedy practice, specifically, antidumping and trade remedy cost accounting and data analysis, working closely with the firm’s trade lawyers. Prior to joining Apisith & Alliance, Mo worked as senior accountant at international accounting, business advisory and consulting firms.

Education & Qualifications

MBA, Taxation, The University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce
B.ACC., The University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Varatut Suttirut

Associate

Explore

Varatut Suttirut

Associate

Profile & Experience

Varatut (Tung) is currently assigned to assist partners and senior consultant/senior associate in the Trade & Customs Practice, focusing on antidumping trade remedy investigation.

Education & Qualifications

LL.M., International Trade Law, University of Essex
LL.M., Intellectual Property Law, Queen Mary University
LL.B., Assumption University
Member of the Lawyers’ Council of Thailand

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Eakpatr Chinsawangwattanagul

Consultant

Explore

Eakpatr Chinsawangwattanagul

Consultant

Profile & Experience

Eakpatr (Pat) work on international trade/trade remedy practice, specifically, on antidumping and trade remedy cost accounting and data analysis. Prior to joining Apisith & Alliance, Eakpatr worked as an assistant auditor at a well-known local audit firm.

Education & Qualifications

B.ACC., International Program, Assumption University

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Paralegal and Supporting Staff

Duantem Tammanoonsatit

Paralegal

Explore

Duantem Tammanoonsatit

Paralegal

Profile & Experience

Duantem (Nok) has extensive experience assisting lawyers in all areas of corporate & commercial laws. Currently, her main responsibility and expertise are in the areas of work permit and visa, and other expatriate services.

Education & Qualifications

B.A., Ramkamhaeng University

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Sujittra Chansaeng

Secretary

Explore

Sujittra Chansaeng

Secretary

Profile & Experience

Sujittra (Su) assists the firm’s lawyers in all areas of corporate and commercial laws as well as providing litigation support.

Education & Qualifications

B.B.A., Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi.

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Sirinan Jakram

Secretary

Explore

Sirinan Jakram

Secretary

Profile & Experience

Sirinan (Yui) assists the firm’s lawyers in all areas of corporate and commercial laws as well as providing litigation support.

Education & Qualifications

B.B.A. from Rajamangala University of Technology Tawan-ok.

LANGUAGE

Thai, English

Join Our Team

Send Your CV