Supalerk Rugsarigorn
Associate

BANGKOK

T: +66 2665 7800
D: +66 2 665 7841

Summary Open

Supalerk joined Watson Farley & Williams as an Associate in the firm’s Dispute Resolution group in 2017.

Supalerk has handled a broad range of litigation matters. He has represented both individual and corporate clients in court and arbitration on a variety of business and contract disputes, including software implementation, construction, maritime insurance, intellectual property dispute, labour and shareholder disputes.

Experience Open

    Supalerk’s experience includes:
    • Representing a major Thai bank in a dispute over a software implementation project.
    • Acting for a leading food manufacturer in an arbitration regarding construction of its factory.
    • Representing a ship owner in a maritime insurance case.
    • Representing a leading multinational electronics company in shareholder and joint venture disputes.
    • Representing a major Thai natural gas company in opposition against a court order compelling the company to distribute natural gas to a debtor under rehabilitation.
    • Representing a trademark proprietor in a series of legal disputes with its manufacturer.
    • Representing an individual client in a family dispute under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction.
    • Advising and representing Thai and multinational companies in various trademark matters, including trademark registration, opposition, appeal, cancellation and other trademark planning matters.
    • Advising and representing employers and employees in various labour disputes for unfair dismissal, breach of employment and claim for severance pay.

Education Open

  • 2008: Chulalongkorn University, Master of Laws, Business Law (International) Program
  • 2005: Institute of Legal Education Thai Bar Association, Barrister-at-law
  • 2004: Ramkhamhaeng University, Bachelor of Laws

Membership of Professional Societies Open

  • Member of the Lawyers Council of Thailand
  • Ordinary Member of the Thai Bar Association

Employment Record Open

  • 2017: Watson Farley & Williams
  • 2012: Mazars
  • 2008: Domnern Somgiat & Boonma Law Office
  • 2006: SCM International Law Office