Jamorn Pornponwat

Attorney-at-Law

Biography

Jamorn Pornponwat is an attorney-at-law in the firm’s dispute resolution department in Bangkok. He is particularly well-regarded for complex commercial disputes, including those related to real estate and property, financial transactions, bankruptcy, and debt recovery. However, Jamorn also provides a wide range of legal services related to all civil and criminal disputes, including all stages of litigation and pre-litigation. His client roster includes numerous international operators in the retail and real estate industries for whom he has handled disputes involving product liability, consumer claims, white collar crime, directors’ liability, labor and employment, and a range of other commercially sensitive issues.

Jamorn received an LLB from Chiang Mai University, is a member of the Thai Bar Association and the Lawyers Council of Thailand, and is a licensed notarial services attorney.

Experience

  • Successfully represented a creditor in the Central Bankruptcy Court and gained the rights to sell an indebted company’s assets (including land, vehicles, and machinery) to repay the outstanding debt. Among other things, we assisted with the investigation of assets at the land office, the bank, and the opposing party’s local Thai office; collected the assets; drafted a petition to the execution department; and represented the client in court.
  • Drafted a master lease and service contract for a major department store in central Bangkok, comprised of 10 large buildings, in order to manage vendor relationships and protect the interests of the client.
  • Successfully negotiated settlement of a dispute valued at over THB 130 million (approx. USD 3.98 million) for a leading Thai real estate company regarding damage caused during a renovation of a unit. Following our strong representation, the opposing party withdrew the case, signed a compromise agreement, and paid our client in full.
  • Drafted a petition to the Thai Customs Department against a criminal case related to the importation of catering items, and successfully handled negotiations resulting in the client avoiding imprisonment and only being required to pay a nominal fee.
  • Assisted an international optics company in claims against a former employee who was involved in a complex fraud scheme valued at approximately USD 272 million.
  • Succesfully defended a well-known Japanese automobile manufacturer against various labor claims brought by their employees.
ABOUT Jamorn

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Languages

    Thai

    English

Education

    LLB, Chiang Mai University

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