Waewpen Piemwichai is a senior associate with the Tilleke & Gibbins corporate and commercial group. Named one of Asia’s “Top 15 Rising Lawyers” in 2021 and “Top 15 TMT Lawyers” in 2022 by Asian Legal Business, her practice focuses primarily on the technology, media, and telecommunications (TMT) sector, where together with her team, she helps high-profile multinational tech and telecom companies with all aspects of doing business in Vietnam. She also has expertise in practice areas including commercial transactions, franchising, company formation, and construction.
In the TMT practice area, Waewpen is recognized as a leading lawyer in Vietnam by Chambers Asia-Pacific (one of only three ranked lawyers in the practice area), and a “Rising Star” by The Legal 500. She was also named the “highest rated lawyer to work with” for TMT in Vietnam in the 2021 Asialaw Client Service Excellence ratings. She has in-depth knowledge of various TMT matters such as data privacy, cybersecurity, telecom and IT network services, online streaming and broadcasting, cloud computing, e-commerce, and advertising.
Waewpen is a member of the Thai Bar Association, and was based in Bangkok for seven years before relocating to the firm’s Hanoi office. She is the firm’s Vietnam office contact person for Thai speaking clients.
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