Areas of Expertise
Patents, Trademarks, Copyright, Enforcement, IP Litigation, Licensing & Franchising, Media & Entertainment
A proven leader in the IP field, Dr. Satyapon is one of the foremost IP practitioners in Thailand, having started working in this field when few knew the intricacies of IP law. Dr. Satyapon graduated from George Washington Law School and has been practicing exclusively in the field of intellectual property law for over 35 years, founding Satyapon & Partners Limited in 1995. He has consistently been ranked as one of the best IP lawyers in Thailand, has served in numerous committees to oversee the development of IP law in Thailand, including IP Law Development Committee for the Ministry of Commerce to help draft the current Trademark Act. He also served as President of Intellectual Property Association of Thailand (IPAT) for five consecutive terms, Vice-President of AIPPI in Thailand for over 10 years, and Intellectual Property expert to the Thai Trademark Board, and has been awarded by several publications over three decades for his crowning achievements in the IP field.
Clients worldwide trust Dr. Satyapon with their IP matters in Thailand because of his high success rate in delivering the results, even where others may give up.
Dr. Satyapon is a pioneer in anti-counterfeiting and brand enforcement in Thailand, and is actively involved in all the enforcement matters handled by the firm. In 2019, the firm recorded the largest patent infringement seizure in the history of Thailand against a major local manufacturer, and has seen major dividends from their Customs Officers training seminars in the form of a big increase in Customs seizures for their clients.
In his long and storied career, Satyapon has done it all.