Piyawat Vitooraporn is an associate in Tilleke & Gibbins’ dispute resolution group. He advises clients on a wide range of legal services related to civil and criminal disputes, including all stages of litigation and pre-litigation. His major areas of practice include white-collar crime, administrative and governmental disputes, computer and technology law, director and officer liability (civil and criminal), commercial litigation, and employment law. He has particular experience with high-value fraud and theft cases, advising on asset recovery and diplomatic issues relating to criminal prosecution in Thailand. He also has experience working with regulators and advising on compliance with Thai law with respect to online platform operations and online innovation.
Piyawat has completed the constitutional and administrative law training program organized by Tilleke & Gibbins and led by esteemed academics, former judges, and other accomplished legal practitioners in Thailand. He also regularly contributes to cyber law and employment law publications, among others, and is a regular speaker at Tilleke & Gibbins’ Annual Employment Law Forum.
Piyawat holds an LLB and an LLM from Chulalongkorn University. He has completed the barrister-at-law requirements of the Thai Institute of Legal Education, is a member of the Lawyers Council of Thailand, and is a licensed notarial services attorney.
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