First Bangkok Law & Practice LTD (Thailand)

FBLP Legal Ltd. (“FBLP”) was organized in 1990 as G&K Professional Consultants Ltd. Since then the firm has expanded dramatically and now represents a wide range of both Thai and international companies. FBLP’s mission is to address the diverse and complex needs of its clients throughout Thailand and the surrounding region with high-quality, cost-effective and efficient legal services. FBLP recognizes that clients want more than legal advice; they want a firm that understands and addresses their business problems. Its attorneys and other professional staff are committed to provide results–oriented client services, including:

• An excellent and quality work product
• An understanding of the client’s business, markets and corporate culture
• Effective communication with clients
• Accessibility and responsiveness to client needs
• Delivery of cost-effective and practical legal solutions

FBLP is dedicated to the use of efficient and technologically advanced operations, including computer technology, word processing and telecommunications. This enables FBLP to respond rapidly to its clients demands and to be able to communicate with and access information for clients regardless of time or location. FBLP provides advise on Thai, English and US Law.

FBLP currently has 34 professional staff members, consisting of 17 Thai attorneys, foreign consultants and 18 other staff, including accountants and paralegals. All Thai attorneys and most of our other professional staff have an excellent understanding of English. Many attorneys have received advanced legal degrees from universities in the United States or the United Kingdom.

The firm’s attorneys include a retired Judge of the Supreme Court and a former Judge of the Court of Appeals who was responsible for specialized assignments in the areas of litigation, intellectual property, information technology and taxation. The firm’s two foreign consultants are licensed attorneys from the United States and are admitted in California and Pennsylvania. All have extensive international legal experience throughout Asia, including Thailand, Japan, Korea, China and Indonesia. Several members of the firm are also active in the ICC Arbitration Commission in Thailand, while others have acted as arbitrators in complex commercial disputes.

The firm’s Accounting Group includes Certified Public Accountants who are experienced in all areas of accounting, including auditing and the preparation of statutory financial reports.

Areas of Practice

Corporate and business law including the formation, reorganization and operation of all types of business ventures, Employment and labour matters, Commercial contracts, Financing and banking, Corporate finance and securities, Joint ventures and foreign investment, Telecommunications, Real estate acquisition and leasing, Taxation, Energy and environmental law, Administrative law, Mergers and acquisitions, Reorganization and bankruptcy, Litigation of business disputes and controversies, Organization of limited liability companies for multi-national organizations , Company services (secretarial, statutory auditor, and registered office), Immigration advice and services (visas and work permits), Accounting and tax services, Intellectual property (trademark and copyright, technology transfers, e-business, Internet service and software licensing)

14th Fl., Silom Complex Building 191 Silom Road Silom, Bangkok
(662) 266 5234

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