Acted on behalf of several multinational corporations in high-profile criminal customs disputes involving the assessment and calculation of customs duties and penalties. In addition to our representation in active customs investigations and inquiries, our customs experts regularly counsel clients in a variety of compliance and operational matters related to the import and export of goods and services in Thailand.
LLM, Ramkhamhaeng University
LLB, Thammasat University
Kasamesunt Teerasitsathaporn is a partner in the dispute resolution group at Tilleke & Gibbins. Known for his attention to detail and ability to distill complex facts into persuasive argument, Kasamesunt has a particularly strong background in resolving customs disputes, as well as extensive experience trying cases before Thailand's Administrative Court. He specializes in complex litigation involving civil disputes, criminal charges, property, transportation and logistics, product liability, and cross-border issues. He is adept at winning both inside and outside of the courtroom, having extensive experience in negotiation and arbitration.
Regarded by his peers as a leading lawyer, Kasamesunt currently serves as a director of the Draft Law Screening Committee at the Lawyers Council of Thailand a committee responsible for reviewing all draft laws before they are passed by the legislature. Kasamesunt is also a member of the Thai Bar Association and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and he has completed the Barrister-at-Law requirements of the Institute of Legal Education, Thai Bar Association.