HSF hires corporate partner in Bangkok

Nonnabhat (Niab) Paiboon
Nonnabhat (Niab) Paiboon

Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has hired M&A and competition lawyer Nonnabhat (Niab) Paiboon as a corporate partner in Bangkok. Paiboon joined from Allen & Overy, where she was an associate and senior associate for more than 12 years in the Bangkok, Singapore and London offices.

Graeme Preston, HSF’s regional head of corporate practice in Tokyo, said, “Despite market uncertainty, our client and M&A activity levels in Southeast Asia remain strong. Niab’s exceptional reputation enhances our corporate capability for both domestic and cross-border transactions.”

Paiboon advises on complex public and private M&A transactions and competition or antitrust law in a wide range of industries, including petrochemicals, food and beverage, financial institutions, retail and wholesale, automotive and energy.