Kudun & Partners


Gaysorn Tower, 23rd Floor, Units C, F
127 Ratchadamri Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan,
Bangkok 10330

+ 66 2 838 1750

+ 66 2 838 1795

Key contacts:

Partner: Kudun Sukhumananda
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Partner: Chinawat Assavapokee
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Partner, Head Of International Practice: Troy Schooneman
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Quick facts:

Key expertise : Capital Markets (Equity/Debt/Infrastructure Fund, REITs), M&As, Tax & Corporate Restructuring
Languages: English, Thai, Chinese

Emboldened by a vision to change the traditional working relationship which law firms have with their clients and create a vibrant new practice; Kudun & Partners Limited (KAP) was founded in early 2015 by four millennial partners who share a common passion of acting as trusted business advisors with unparalleled legal experience rather than simply as legal advisors.  

In a very short period, we represent the fastest growing corporate law firm in Thailand now with 9 partners and a professional support team of 35 lawyers serving clients across the full spectrum of industries. 

Mergers & Acquisitions (both domestic and cross border transactions)

Capital Markets (equity offerings with both domestic and international IPO experience, secondary and follow on offerings / debt offerings / tender offers).  

Restructuring & Tax (tax planning on restructurings for cost-saving tax implications)  

Investment Related Laws & FDI (for international clients investing in Thailand, helping determine the most effective investment structure to use, establishing an investment entity, applying for BOI promotions, business licenses and permits) 

Property and Infrastructure Funds & REITs (establishing Infrastructure Funds & REITS for various industries, domestic and international offerings)  

Dispute Resolution / Litigation (domestic and international arbitration experience)

China Practice (dedicated practice group to service our China-based clients)

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Corporate and M&A (including Capital Markets):
Kudun Sukhumananda

Recent transactional highlights:

  • Legal counsel and business advisor for the issuer of one of largest IPOs in Thailand in 2017 for a company with major power plants in Thailand, Vietnam and Laos with offering value of THB 11.5 billion.

Tax & Corporate Restructuring:
Chinawat Assavapokee

Recent transactional highlights:

  • Advisor and legal counsel to mitigate the tax implications of restructuring of a major construction materials firm prior to IPO through spinning off business units. Total value THB 30 billion.

  • Energy
  • China practices
  • Dispute resolution
  • Financial services
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Food and beverages
  • Oil and gas
  • Real estate
  • Tech and telecoms