Sathorn, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Tel: +66 (0) 2 6766667
Fax: +66 (0) 2 6766188
Current position: Partner
Principal practice areas/industry focus: IT & telecommunications, intellectual property
Career highlights: Phatthrawat Nakaranuruck is an outstanding legal practitioner in the areas of IT, telecommunications and intellectual property law. Equipped with 15 years of counsel and advocacy experience, he expertly advises multinational, international and domestic corporate clients in both the private and public sectors on legal matters involving intellectual property, particularly: trademarks; copyright; patents; unfair competition; information technology; and, media – including licensing and distributorship agreements, technology transfer transactions and global trademark policy issues.
Phatthrawat was appointed to the drafting committees of both the trademark and geographical indication laws, and layout-design of integrated circuits. He was also a member of the working groups for both the preparation for the implementation of the new Patent and Trademarks Act, and the WTO’s new round of trade negotiations. In addition, he represented the Royal Thai Government in various international negotiations and conferences at myriad venues, such as the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) and the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Further, he served as a member of the working group for the study of laws for the promotion of the basic legal framework committee of the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2016 in Intellectual Property and IT, Telco & Media