Areas of Expertise
Patents, Trademarks, Copyright, Enforcement, Media & Entertainment
Tanakrit is a leading lawyer in digital media, brand management, transactional IP, cybercrime, data breach and enforcement matters involving trademarks, copyrights and patents. He has handled patent works for some of the world’s leading companies in the petrochemical, automotive, pharmaceutical, and software industries. He advises on trade secrets, copyrights, passing off and enforcement actions against importers and distributors of counterfeit products, look-alikes, and those using unauthorized names and devices. Tanakrit has also extensively advised major foreign productions and streaming companies filming movies and doing businesses in Thailand, including but not limited to filming and production agreements, IP clearances and releases, crew and cast agreements, taxation of foreign actors, and clearance of marketing materials. His expansive knowledge and legal expertise make him a sought out legal professional for clients in high-stakes disputes. He served as President of the Intellectual Property Association of Thailand (APAA) and he is currently an Enforcement Committee member of the APAA Recognized Group of Thailand. He holds an LL.B, LL.M, and a further LL.M. Tanakrit is currently a Managing Partner of LEXEL, a full-service law firm, which has a particular expertise in intellectual property led by the well-known and highly ranked lawyers. LEXEL is changing the landscape of IP advice in Thailand compared to other law firms who practice in this area, as LEXEL provides commercially driven, reliable and economical solutions driven by our years of experience.