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Baker McKenzie

Restructuring/Insolvency

2 ranked lawyersBand 1ThailandAsia-Pacific 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Baker McKenzie is a top global firm advising both multinational and Thai clients on corporate and debt restructurings, insolvency proceedings and fund-raising structures. Consistently instructed by high-profile creditors, debtors, banks and liquidators, as well as plan administrators and the purchasers of distressed securities. Especially active for Japanese entities. Possesses industry-specific expertise in areas such as manufacturing, financial services, aviation, mining and transportation. Utilises the firm's full-service offering, often working with its tax, banking, M&A and disputes teams. Also draws on the firm's global reorganisations group to provide cross-border coverage.

Strengths

Clients say of Baker McKenzie: "We receive excellent service always."

Another source notes: "They provide very useful analysis, utilising their experience and advising clients."

Work highlights

Baker McKenzie acted for the official receiver of a Thai bank on its bankruptcy proceedings.

Notable practitioners

Paralee Techajongjintana is well regarded for her busy practice in the insolvency space, advising leading Thai and international clients. She acts for both debtors and creditors on business rehabilitation proceedings in such sectors as banking, transportation, manufacturing and mining. One market commentators describes her as "really good," while a client states about working with her: "We are always grateful for the timely and accurate answers."

Wynn Pakdeejit is a highly experienced restructuring and insolvency lawyer advising a range of creditors, debtors and receivers. He is active across several industry sectors and has extensive expertise in business reorganisation processes and asset repossession, and he is recognised in the market for his experience as a litigator.

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Thailand

Restructuring/Insolvency


Paralee Techajongjintana
Band 2
Wynn Pakdeejit
Band 1