Partner – LLB (Honors), LLM, MALS
“Kulkanist Khamsirivatchara is highly recommended by clients and peers alike for capital markets work” Legal 500
Kulkanist joined Siam Premier in 2005 as a partner, having previously been partner at Minter Ellison. Prior to joining Minter Ellison Kulkanist worked with Baker & McKenzie for 12 yrs.
Kulkanist graduated in 1985 with an LL.B. (Honors) from Thammasat University, Thailand, and in 1986 became a Thai Barrister-at-Law (ranked 6th) after studying at the Institute of Legal Education. She continued her legal education at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas in 1988, earning an LL.M. in Comparative and International Law. In 1989 she received a Master of American Legal Studies Degree (M.A.L.S) from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology Illinois. She is a member of the Law Society of Thailand and an Extraordinary Member of the Thai Bar Association.
Kulkanist specialises in capital markets including securities and stock exchange laws, corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, tender offer, and privatisation.
Kulkanist is a member of the Take Over Panel appointed by the Thai Securities Exchange Commission.
Kulkanist has extensive experience in representing and advising issuers in the offering of various types of securities including advising companies seeking listing on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET). She has also represented numerous companies listed on the SET advising on the complex regulations that relate to the stock exchange. With respect to mergers and acquisitions, she has advised numerous companies and structured various major acquisition schemes, including tender offers.
Some of Kulkanist’s most recent transactions have included: Listings of California WOW Xperience Plc, INdorama Polymers Plc, KrungThai Card Plc (KTC) and R.S. Promotion Plc, Takeover and delisting of United Broadcasting Corporation Plc, tender offers of Pack Delta Plc, sale of major stakes in Ohishi Group Plc, issuance of serval bonds of KTC and implementation of ESOP scheme for TRUE Corporation.
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