Advised several pharmaceutical companies on their procurement contracts with Thai government hospitals.
Tilleke & Gibbins provides integrated solutions to help clients comply with Thailand’s laws prohibiting private-to-public corruption, the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), and other anti-corruption laws. The firm specializes in:
- Advising clients on anti-corruption laws and business culture in Thailand
- Designing compliance and training programs, with a particular focus on U.S. clients that have subsidiaries in Thailand
- Performing due diligence on agents, partners, and targets for acquisition or merger in Thailand
- Analyzing proposed and executed business actions under U.S., European, and Thai anti-corruption statutes
The anti-corruption practice area is led by David Lyman, a leading advisor in Thailand for more than 40 years. David is a member of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Anti-Corruption Commission in Paris and is a founder of the ICC’s Thailand National Chapter and its Task Force on Corporate Governance and Anti-Corruption.
David is backed up by an international legal team with expertise in anti-corruption, corporate services, dispute resolution and litigation, government relations, intellectual property, and regulatory affairs. Our lawyers also have extensive experience resolving the full spectrum of customs and tax issues that may arise during the course of our clients’ operations in Thailand.
Tilleke & Gibbins is an active partner or member of several anti-corruption organizations, including:
|TRACE International. Tilleke & Gibbins is proud to serve as the exclusive TRACE Partner Law Firm in Thailand. TRACE International, a nonprofit association that provides practical and cost-effective anti-bribery compliance solutions for multinational companies, granted this designation to our firm in recognition of our “exceptional experience in and knowledge of anti-bribery laws and related compliance matters.”|
|FraudNet. Recognizing fraud's increasing sophistication, speed, and global dimensions, the International Chamber of Commerce's Commercial Crimes Division founded FraudNet, a worldwide network of lawyers specialized in asset tracing and recovery. Through our exclusive participation in this network as the member firm for Thailand, Tilleke & Gibbins offers clients access to skilled asset recovery professionals in 56 countries.|
Collective Action Coalition Against Corruption. The Collective Action Coalition Against Corruption is a group of private sector companies, coordinated through the Thai Institute of Directors, the Thai Chamber of Commerce, and the Joint Foreign Chambers of Commerce, committed to prohibiting bribery in any form, putting in place internal compliance programs to educate employees and monitor business conduct, and sharing best practices with industry peers, suppliers, and other stakeholders. Tilleke & Gibbins was the first law firm to join this organization.
Our lawyers and consultants develop real-world solutions that cross borders and practice areas. Read about some of our recent victories below. Among our recent matters, we have: