Nippita Pukdeetanakul

Thailand Office

Profile and Expertise

Nippita’s focus is on corporate & commercial transaction, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and foreign direct investment into Thailand. She also practices real estate and Intellectual Property Law. Nippita has represented clients from various industries including construction, manufacturing, imports & exports, property development, commercial building, IT, forestry, media, telecommunication infrastructure, energy. Nippita has represented both local and international clients in several high value litigations with successful outcomes.


● Counsel for arbitration dispute for Palm Oil Company with 10M USD capital. Successfully awarded compensation.
● Planning and structuring legal positioning in multiple litigation cases for civil fraud for French entity with capital of 1.4 M Euro. Successfully awarded full compensation.
● Planning and structuring legal positioning in multiple litigation cases against subcontractors for misrepresentation in large construction projects
● Planning and structuring legal positioning in forestry foreign investment project.
● Structuring for purchase of commercial building (Shopping mall and service apartment)
● Real estate Joint Venture - Represented Malaysian Company on contractual Joint Venture with Thai company in hotel project.
● Acted in IP infringement negotiation and enforcement for Thai software company.
● Co counsel for large Indian hotel chain in ICC arbitrations involving construction dispute ICC arbitration, Thailand
● Oil & gas - act as legal consultant for oil & gas companies in Thailand
● Act as legal consultant for Royal Academy of Dance in Thailand
● Advising on several joint venture and foreign investment projects including real estate projects.
● Represented a large Indian real estate company on a hotel project in Thailand.
● Represented and advised an international conglomerate company with their investments and franchise in Thailand.
● Acted for both employer and employee in labor disputes.
● Main counsel for international fitness and healthcare group in Thailand on their legal positions, litigation and franchising.
● Main counsel for a regional football club.
● Represented a client in a medical malpractice suit against a prominent hospital in Thailand and successfully assisted the client with the negotiation.
● Represented and advised a client in the naval industry in both civil and criminal litigation cases.


LL.B.(HONS) 2002,Chulalongkorn University;
LL.M. (HONS) in International Business Law, 2004
LL.M. (MERIT) in Intellectual Property Law, 2005, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.

Bar Qualifications


Academic Appointments

Lecturer, Business Law and Contract Drafting, Assumption University


English, Thai