Pardorn commenced his legal career in 1998 gaining experience with large trading and manufacturing companies as well as with leading international law firms prior to joining RSM Thailand in 2004, where he is now the In House Legal Director managing a team of qualified lawyers.


Pardorn’s time spent in industry ensures that he understands the requirements of his client base including:-

  • Corporate and commercial issues;
  • Corporate restructuring;
  • Mergers and acquisitions;
  • Commercial contracts;
  • High level due diligence;
  • Investment promotion law;
  • Foreign business law;
  • Taxation law;
  • Immigration law;
  •  Real estate; and,
  • Arbitration and litigation.

Significant Projects

  • Establishment of a number of large trading, manufacturing and service companies.
  • Successful implementation of corporate re-structuring, merger and acquisition strategies and planning for international clients.
  • Managed a number of due-diligence projects.
  • Provision of international consulting advice on legal and taxation matters.


  • Member of Lawyers Council of Thailand
  • Member of Thai Bar Association
  • Member of BCCT Legal and Tax Committee


  • Bachelor of Law, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Master of Law, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Barrister at Law, Thai Bar Association
  • Licensed Notarial Services Attorney, Lawyers Council of Thailand
  • Mini MBA in Taxation, Major in General Business, School of Tax, Thailand
  • Mini MBA in Taxation, Major in International Taxation, School of Tax, Thailand




Exemption of VAT on Data Center Business

18 August 2022
By Pardorn Suchiva, Legal Director The Thai Cabinet approved, on 28 June 2022, the draft Royal Decree in principle for tax the measure to promote investment in a data center which provides value added tax (VAT) exemption on data hosting services, which include provision of servers host and related equipment to electronically store, process, and ...

RSM Legal Services Thailand - PDPA Last Call

31 May 2022
By Pardorn Suchiva, Legal Director RSM Focus PDPA Last Call Article by Pardorn Suchiva – Legal Director RSM Thailand Limited This article was put together by Pardorn Suchiva an experienced Thailand Lawyer who heads up the RSM Law Firm in Thailand. Since the Personal Data Protection Act B.E. 2562 (“PDPA”) will become effective on 1 June ...

The Draft of “The Decree of the Digital Platform Business Service regulation that must be notified” (The Draft of Decree) – by Khun Pardorn Suchiva & Khun Nathacha Vichitvanichpong of RSM Law Firm in Thailand

1 April 2022
Nowadays, digital technology is used daily in all walks of life. As a result, the number of digital media platform providers have increased significantly.  A Digital Platform is an electronic tool for communication for desktops, mobiles, social and emailing software, including websites and Social Media (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube...

Exit Strategies and Alternatives for Business Operators Post COVID Pandemic Article by Pardorn Suchiva – RSM Law Firm in Thailand

2 December 2021
Similar to many countries in the world, Thailand has suffered badly from the COVID-19 pandemic since the beginning of 2020. Most business sectors (including but not limited to trading, services, restaurants, etc.) have been massively impacted by the pandemic, whilst some industries on the other hand have benefitted significantly (for example, medic...