Thailand firm snags DLA corporate expert

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Pisut & Partners
Douglas Mancill

Bangkok-based international law firm Pisut & Partners has appointed commercial and corporate law specialist Douglas Mancill as of counsel.

Mancill has more than 20 years of expertise in commercial, corporate, anti-corruption and international dispute resolution matters, having represented a wide range of US, European and Japanese companies with operations and subsidiaries.

Prior to joining Pisut & Partners, Mancill was a senior consultant at DLA Piper, where he handled compliance matters and investigations involving the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Prior to that he was a partner at PriceSanond, formally known as Deacons, one of Thailand’s oldest practising international law firms, and before that was partner in the US law firm of Graham & James (now Squire Patton Boggs), which was then affiliated with PriceSanond.

A dual national (Thai and American) Mancill has written and spoken extensively on legal issues in Asia and the US. He holds a number of leadership positions in committees and taskforces, including chair of the Legal Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Thailand.