Kudun & Partners Announces Promotion of Somboon and Mayuree to Equity Partnership

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Kudun & Partners is thrilled to announce the elevation of Somboon and Mayuree to equity partnership, effective 1 March 2024.

Somboon, who joined Kudun & Partners in 2019, has been instrumental in strengthening the firm’s dispute resolution practice. With expertise in administrative and civil litigation, arbitration, and various other areas, Somboon has consistently delivered exceptional results for clients, earning accolades such as Next Generation Partner in Dispute Resolution by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2023, and Rising Star Partner in Restructuring and Insolvency by IFLR1000, 2022-2023.

Moreover, Somboon’s contributions as co-head of the firm’s dispute resolution practice have been instrumental in raising the practice to a Tier 1 rank by The Legal 500 since 2023. His dedication to excellence and client-centric approach have also played a pivotal role in securing the prestigious Thailand Law Firm of the Year award by Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific Awards in 2022 and 2023.

On the other hand, Mayuree, the firm’s head of China Practice, brings a wealth of experience in advising both local and international clients, particularly focusing on Chinese-speaking clients, on M&A, foreign direct investment, corporate law, capital markets, securities law and banking and finance. Her expertise spans multiple industries, including real estate, healthcare, manufacturing, renewable energy, and financial services. Mayuree’s outstanding legal acumen has earned her recognition on Asian Legal Business Asia’s 40 Under 40 list in 2021 and continuous listings as one of Thailand’s Top 100 lawyers by Asia Business Law Journal since 2021.

Commenting on the promotions, Kudun Sukhumananda, managing partner of the firm stated, “We are delighted to elevate Somboon and Mayuree to equity partnership. Both individuals have demonstrated exceptional talent, dedication, and leadership, contributing significantly to the firm’s success. Their promotions reflect our commitment to recognizing and nurturing outstanding legal professionals within our ranks.”

As equity partners, Somboon and Mayuree will play pivotal roles in driving the firm’s growth, delivering top-tier legal services, and upholding its reputation for excellence.