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Sukhothai International Law office

We as a team of international lawyers and advisors with over 25 years history of supporting our clients in Thailand and South East Asia in investment, M&A, real estate, corporate transaction, restructuring, litigation and intellectual property matters. We represent broad range of clients including MNCs, SMEs, emerging growth companies, start-ups and individuals.


With a deep understanding of our clients’ businesses, as well as the industries and market of operation, we aim to offer a highest possible quality advice, along tailored services to provide our client with the most satisfactory results and success of their ventures.

We believe and committed to operate with integrity and providing our clients with insight and practical advice, establishing long-term relationship and supporting them through the growth and challenges of their business.

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Practices

Our work is driven by our client’s needs for advice of international standard. We are committed to providing our clients with genuine insight and practical advice and supporting them as they navigate the challenges of their business in Thailand or in South East Asia.

With our team members of over 30 years of experiences as former prosecutor in Hong Kong and on defence’s side and our network throughout Asia and Europe, we are able to support our clients with all investigations, whether be domestic or cross-border matters as well provide our client with well-rounded and actionable advice.

We are also able to help our client on assessing risks involving in your business, implementing policies addressing such risks as a preventative measure and guiding you through any issues arisen.

With leading member of our team in banking industry and wide experiences in representing firms and corporations in broad range for banking-related matters, we are able to maintain our main aim in assuring our client’s interest are met commercially and legally.

Our areas of practices in this service include the followings:

  • Asset Finance and Securitization
  • Bank Lending
  • Project& Infrastructure Finance
  • Restructuring & Insolvency

Driven by our clients needs and our understanding of their business, we combine our expertise with specialist in each industries, whether be healthcare, education, medical, engineering, real estate in order to support our clients to achieve their goals.

Our services cover a full range of relevant areas, such as employment, intellectual property, taxes and Compliance

Our areas of practices in this service include the followings:

  • Commercial Contracts
  • Corporate Governance and Compliance
  • Cybersecurity and Data Privacy
  • Demergers & Reorganisations
  • Intellectual Properties
  • Joint ventures and Strategic alliances
  • Merger & Acquisitions
  • Outsourcing

SIL has extensive experiences in real estate market in Thailand and Asia Pacific region.  We have assisted our client on every stage of ownership of real estate assets, including fundraising and structuring, deployment of capital, financings, and deposition of asset, as well more complex structuring transactions.

We regularly advise our clients in this area of practices on the following matters

  • Acquisition and disposal of single, portfolio of assets
  • Construction
  • Hospitality
  • Real Estate Development and Planning
  • Real Estate Investment and Tax

Sukhothai is committed to assist our client in resolving disputes or managing through crisis or risks as efficiently as possible with focuses on practical and commercially viable solutions with minimal or no disruption to client’s s business

Ranges of our practices in this are:

  • Crisis Management
  • Commercial Dispute
  • International Trade
  • Litigation
  • Risk Management and Compliance

With our broad network of collaborating and partner firms and close integration with inhouse and partner tax advisors, we ensure to our client that that their business’s needs are supported by an innovative tax solutions both locally and more complex area and jurisdictions.

We also provide wide ranges of employment laws-related works, assisting our clients in delivering effective and legal solutions to all internal stakeholders.

Our works in this area include the followings

  • Incentives
  • Employment Advisory
  • Immigration
  • Cross Border Tax
  • Tax Disputes

Contact Us

Phone

+662 212 6866-7

Fax

+662 213 3124

Address

Bangkok

17 Chan 35, Chan Road,
Sathorn, Bangkok
10120

Pattaya

33/35 Moo 11, Soi Kohpai
(Soi 6 Theprasit) T. Nongprue,
A. Banglamung, Chonburi, 20150

Koh Samui

119/2 Moo 1, T.Bophut,
A. Koh Samui,
Surathani, 84320

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    17 Chan 35 Chan Road, Sathorn, Bangkok 10120, Thailand.

    Phone: +662 212 6866-7
    Fax: +662 213 3124

    1981 Barrister of Law (LL.B) Ramkhamhaeng University

    1982 Granted License to practice Law and became Life member of the Law Society of Thailand

    1983 Barrister at Law, Thai Bar Association

    1990 Diploma of Negotiation and Contract Drafting (Chulalongkorn University)

    2003 Diploma of International Taxation (Thai Bar Association)

    2003 Notary Public License (Thai Bar Association)

    2008 Diploma (Taxation Planning)

    1982 - 1985 Practiced Law as Litigation Lawyer (Kingdom of Thailand)

    1985 - 1988 Studied English and Business Program (London, U.K.)

    1989 - 1990 Employed by ICL International Law Firm, Bangkok

    1990 present Founded Law Firm (SIL) and be partnership with an English businessman and a group of Thai Lawyers

    2015-2018 Co-Founder and Member of Board of Directors of ARYU Hospital Health Care CO.,Ltd.,
    Yangon, Myanmar, a Joint Venture between Gar Mone Pwint CO., Ltd, Myanmar, and stock listed
    Thonburi Health Care Group Public CO. ,Ltd., Thailand

    Experience
    Khun Sutham has broad experience of providing legal advice and services in
    Thailand concerning commercial transactions, investments, real estate and dispute resolution
    matters for over 20 years. Khun Sutham has particular expertise in the following areas of practice:

    • Domestic & International Tax Consultation
    • Real Estate Transactions ( incl: developers, financiers and contractors)
    • Construction related matters
    • Investment and shareholding related dispute matters involving foreign investors
    • SEC enforcement related matters

    DETRY MICHEL

    Aalst, June 4th 1955
    Belgian
    Email: m.detry@sukhothaiinterlaw.com

    Professional activities
    02/04/2001 Tax Consultant (ITAA number: 50.205.075)

    01/09/1985 Chartered Accountant (I.E.C. number: 805.2F.55)

    1982 Chartered Accountant to the Courts

    Decoration
    “Lauréat du Travail”

    Others mandates
    1994 – 2002 Chartered Accountant as delegate to “Union des Classes Moyennes” (UCM)

    1997 Chartered Accountant as delegate to
    “Agence locale pour l’emploi (ALE) d’Auderghem”

    1998 – 1999 CharteredAccountant as delegate to
    “Comité de gestion du Fonds de Garantie de la Région Bruxelloise”

    1998 – 2002 CharteredAccountant as delegate to
    “Comité de gestion de la Chambre des Métiers et Négoces de Bruxelles et Brabant Wallon”

    1999 CharteredAccountant as delegate to “Comité de gestion de Bruxelles Capitale”

    2001 – 2009 CharteredAccountant as delegate to “Commission de Discipline à l’I.E.C.”

    2010 - 2020 Chartered Accountant as delegate to “Commission de Stage à l’I.E.C”

    Curriculum Vitae

    Dr. Herbert KUESS
    Moos 22 / 6091 Götzens

    About Dr. Herbert Kuess:

    Senior Partner
    Project Financing national (Austria) and international (Myanmar, Thailand, Russia),
    Financial and management Advisory

    Phone: Tel: +66 (0) 2212 6866-7
    Mobile: +43 (0) 664 627 2215
    E-Mail: h.kuess@sukhothaiinterlaw.com

    Education
    Law studies at Leopold-Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria (Doctor of Laws, 1980)
    Certified Accountant (1984)
    Authorised for management consultancy including organisation (2003)

    Languages
    German and English

    Practise Areas
    Structuring of large scale financing and investments, bank management for corporate customers,
    time based commercial management for clients.
    Myanmar Specialist with a strong network since 2013

    Functions/Member
    Managing Director of projects+finance pf management Ltd., Vienna, Austria
    (a fomer subsidiary of the largest international Austrian Banking Group Raiffeisen)
    since 2003

    Managing Director of Aqua Dome Tirol Therme Längenfeld (www.aqua-dome.at ),
    a thermal spa and resort in the Tyrol, Austria, since 2014

    Head of corporate business in two Austrian Banks (1982 – 2002)

    Numerous Board Functions in the Banking, Advisory and Tourism Business since 1990,
    also internationally e.g.

    Financial Advisor of ECOCOM Group, Austria and Russia (2007 – 2017)

    Co-Founder and Member of Board of Directors of ARYU Hospital Health Care CO.,Ltd.,
    Yangon, Myanmar, a Joint Venture between Gar Mone Pwint CO., Ltd, Myanmar, and stock listed
    Thonburi Health Care Group Public CO. ,Ltd., Thailand (2015 – 2018)

    Advisor of Aung Shwe Thee Ltd., Yangon, Myanmar, since 2013

    Advisor of Ayeyar Strength CO. ,Ltd, Yangon, Myanmar, since 2013