Sittiwate is a senior associate in Tilleke & Gibbins’ dispute resolution department in Bangkok. With extensive experience both in private practice and in-house, Sittiwate offers clients acute legal insights and know-how, and provides businesses with practical commercial-minded advice. Sittiwate has represented clients in negotiation, business and commercial litigation, rehabilitation, labor disputes, white-collar crime cases, and alternative dispute resolution.
He is a key contributor to Tilleke & Gibbins’ capital markets practice, as one of his particular specialties is advising clients in relation to litigation and investigations in connection with Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Act. He also advises companies on corporate governance, regulatory compliance relating to Thai securities laws, employment regulations, and general commercial matters.
Prior to joining Tilleke & Gibbins, Sittiwate advised clients as an associate at two other leading law firms in Thailand, and led the legal department of a company listed on the Stock Excange of Thailand that invests in food and consumer businesses across Asia. He has particular experience in advising on corporate legal strategy, as well as in local litigation and international arbitration.
Sittiwate holds an LLM in Commercial Law from University of Bristol and an LLB from Thammasat University, and is recognized as a barrister-at-law by the Thai Bar Association.
LLM, University of Bristol
LLB, Thammasat University
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