Herbert Smith Freehills
1403 Abdulrahim Place
990 Rama IV Road
Tel: +66 2 657 3826
Fax: +66 2636 0657
Surapol is a litigation and arbitration specialist with almost 30 years experience in dispute resolution. He is acknowledged locally and internationally as one of Thailand’s leading lawyers in this field, and is recognised for his extensive experience in contentious labour and employment matters. He handles commercial disputes in the Thai courts and arbitration for local and international clients.
Surapol was named a leading individual for dispute resolution in Thailand by Legal 500 Asia Pacific in 2011 and Chambers Asia in 2010. Chambers Asia rated him a Band 1 individual for dispute resolution in Thailand in 2011-12 and Band 2 for dispute resolution: International Arbitration in Thailand in 2012. In 2011, he was also named a leading individual for restructuring and insolvency in Thailand in IFLR 1000.
Before joining the firm, Surapol worked with another international law firm in Bangkok and established the Siam Premier international law office, as managing partner and head of litigation.
Dispute Resolution Practice:
Herbert Smith Freehills has a leading and truly global dispute resolution practice. Our strength is not only our exceptional legal knowledge, but also the depth of our experience across industries.
Our market-leading contentious regulatory practice aims to minimise our clients’ exposure to risk and offer solutions to clients involved in disputes that are practical, competitive and commercially focused.
Together with our investigations practice, we have represented clients in relation to some of the most complex and strategically important investigations across all sectors.
As a firm we are strongly committed to alternative cost options for clients. Our office in Belfast, which focuses on the document review in major contentious cases, enables us to offer clients an attractive combination of quality, efficiency and pricing. Additionally, our unique in-house advocacy unit provides a number of benefits for clients including ease of instruction and reduction in cost.
Herbert Smith Freehills:
As one of the world’s leading law firms, we advise many of the biggest and most ambitious organisations across all major regions of the globe. Our clients trust us with their most important transactions, disputes and projects because of our ability to cut through complexity and mitigate risk.
We can help you thrive in the global economy. Operating from over 20 offices spanning Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East and the US, we can deliver whatever expertise you need, wherever you need it.
Because technical ability alone is not enough, we seek to build exceptional working relationships with our clients. By doing so, we are able to develop a deeper understanding of our clients’ businesses, provide commercially astute, innovative advice and create better business outcomes for our clients.