Consistent, Comprehensive,

Simple and Open

Phone

+856-21 265 471

  • Rawat Chomsri

    Position:
    Partner

    Phone:
    +856 21 265 471

    Fax:
    +856 21 265 474

    Mail:
    rawat@laopremier.com

    Law School:
    LL.M. Degree – Bond University, Queensland, Australia
    Graduate Diploma of Business Law – Thammasat University, Thailand

    Additional Information:
    Member of Thai Bar Association
    Member of The Law Society of Thailand

Biography

Rawat was employed by Siam Premier upon his graduation from University. During his employment with Siam Premier, he has worked as a lawyer in the banking and finance and labour departments of the firm. In 2010 Rawat was promoted to Partner.

Rawat has been involved in significant projects involving energy, industrial relations, mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance and capital markets. His experience also includes litigation, corporate and general commercial matters. He is also responsible for providing up-to-date reports on legislative changes to other lawyers of the firm and to clients.

Practice Areas

  • Banking & Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Employment & Labour
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Commercial Transactions In The Lao PDR

Conducting legal due diligences for many companies, for example Phonesack Group Company Limited, Lao World Public Company, Lao World Savannah Company Limited, Siphandone Bolaven Development Company Limited and Phousi Akane Hotel Company Limited, for the purpose of internal restructuring, being listed on the Lao Securities Exchange as well as enabling land and share acquisitions. Most of the works are to inspect corporate matters, material contracts, and labour and carried out litigation searches to ensure that the client obtained the most relevant information for their business.

Providing legal advice and consulting with the client on the legal requirements and related matters in connection with transactions, especially for investment in the Lao PDR, both in general businesses and concession businesses. Clients include Isuzu Motor Limited, Nikon (Thailand) Company Limited, Paksong Highland Company Limited, Ubon Energy Company Limited, Siphandone Bolaven Development Company Limited, TCC Land Company Limited, and Berli Jucker Public Company Limited.

Preparing and drafting transaction agreements in relation to investment projects including Loan Agreements, Pledge of Shares Agreements, Land Sale and Purchase Agreements, Shareholder Agreements, Joint Venture Agreement, Service Agreements, Assignment Agreements, etc.

Conducting company establishments for both foreign and domestic investors. Most of the works are to prepare all necessary applications and supporting documents for the clients and facilitating such documents to the authorities.

Planning business structures for the client in order to comply with Lao laws.

Reviewing contracts to be in compliance with Lao laws and regulations.