Firm Profile > LawPlus Ltd. > Bangkok, Thailand
LawPlus Ltd. Offices
UNIT 1401, 14TH FLOOR, ABDULRAHIM PLACE
990 RAMA IV ROAD
LawPlus Ltd. > The Legal 500 Rankings
Intellectual property Tier 2
LawPlus Ltd.'s IP team handles IP litigation, licensing, and filing matters primarily involving trade marks, though the team also has experience of patent mandates. Managing partner Kowit Somwaiya has a 'wide range of knowledge on intellectual property matters', and is particularly highly regarded for his trade mark work. Prasantaya Bantadtan has acted for clients in the telecoms, automotive and healthcare sectors in relation to trade mark registration and enforcement matters. Raweewan Somwaiya focuses on non-contentious IP work including portfolio management and trade mark registrations and renewals.
‘A boutique firm equipped with skills honed from large or international firms.’
‘The team at LawPlus is so excellent and the best in Thailand.’
‘Kowit Somwaiya is an experienced trade mark attorney who provides practical and sound advice.
‘When working with Prasantaya Bantadtan, I know I am assured that my client’s matters are in good hands.’
‘Kowit Somwaiya has a wide range of knowledge on Intellectual property and e-commercial transactions.’
LawPlus Ltd. advises its domestic and international client base on a variety of commercial and corporate transactions and ongoing operational matters. Practice head Kowit Somwaiya has experience advising multinational corporations on joint ventures, foreign ownership limits, foreign business licenses and regulatory compliance, and Naddaporn Suwanvajukkasikij is particularly experienced in foreign direct investment matters.
‘LawPlus Ltd. have been very attentive to the client’s requests and needs’
‘A well-rounded and experienced corporate division that provide good legal recommendations’
‘Kowit Somwaiya and Naddaporn Suwanvajukkasikij have been responsive’
LawPlus Ltd. > Firm Profile
The firm: LawPlus Ltd. provides top quality legal services to leading international and local corporate clients. The objective of the firm is to provide clients with accurate and pragmatic legal advice in a timely manner, while adding value to the client’s business activities at a reasonable cost. The firm was established in Bangkok in 2003 and opened LawPlus Myanmar Ltd. in Yangon in 2013.
Our clients include multinational financial institutions, global investment funds, regional and international telecommunications companies, leading manufacturers and service providers in the automobile industry, US and European food and drug companies, top tier computer hardware and software manufacturers, international film and music production companies, department stores, real property developers, engineering consultant and construction companies. We work very closely with trademark and patent agents worldwide on registering and protecting trademarks, patents and copyrights for our Thai and foreign clients.
Our specialized practice areas include banking and finance, corporate and commercial, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, securities, information technology, telecommunications, joint venture, employment, foreign direct investment, real property, debt restructuring, insolvency and dispute resolution. With its in-depth knowledge of the AEC and the Thai economy and industries of clients plus its understanding of local practices, the firm strives to make its advice practical and its services valuable to clients.
LawPlus Ltd. and its lawyers have been ranked and recognized as leading, highly recommended, recommended or top-ten for their practice areas by several leading international legal publications, such as the Legal500, the IFLR1000, the AsiaLaw Profiles, the Asian-Mena Counsel and the MIP IP STARS.
Areas of practice: Banking and finance: banking and financing transactions, banking and securities regulatory compliances, microfinancing, foreign exchange control, cross-border and offshore financing, debt restructuring, debt recovery, international trade financing, security interests and bank guarantees.
Corporate and M&A: company registration, government licences and permits, investment promotions, foreign ownership limits and foreign business licences, branches and representative offices, joint venture, corporate regulatory compliances and filings, legal due diligence, share sale and purchase agreements, business restructuring, reorganisation, liquidation.
Intellectual property: assisting clients in creating, protecting, utilising and enforcing intellectual property rights, representing foreign and Thai companies on IP registration and IP litigation in Thailand and abroad, trade mark and patent licences, copyright licences, assignment of intellectual property.
Commercial transactions: local and international trade and commerce, sale and purchase, franchising, distribution, leasing, unfair competition, trade dispute, debt recovery, export-import, service agreements, consumer protection, FDA compliance.
Telecommunications and IT: advising on complex ICT projects and operations, media and technology, OTT, IOT, social media, cloud services, data centres, fintech, electronic payment, computerised inquiry and remittance services, software licensing, privacy and data protection, data management, computer crime and cyber security.
Litigation and dispute resolution: representing clients in litigation and arbitration in Thailand and abroad as lawyers, counsellors and expert witnesses involving a variety of disputes and court proceedings.
Property and construction: real estate and construction projects, property advice and transactions for owners, acquirers, developers and construction companies.
|Banking and finance||Kowit Somwaiya|
|Banking and finance||Prasantaya Bantadtan|
|Banking and finance||Naddaporn Suwanvajukkasikij|
|Corporate and M&A||Kowit Somwaiya|
|Corporate and M&A||Prasantaya Bantadtan|
|Corporate and M&A||Kanjana Suthiprapa|
|Corporate and M&A||Naddaporn Suwanvajukkasikij|
|Corporate and M&A||Kachon Vannakun|
|Corporate and M&A||Natthan Chaimontri|
|Litigation and dispute resolution||Kowit Somwaiya|
|Litigation and dispute resolution||Oramart Saardphak|
|Litigation and dispute resolution||Wichayaporn Thangjittiporn|
|FDI and investment promotion||Prasantaya Bantadtan|
|FDI and investment promotion||Usa Ua-areetham|
|FDI and investment promotion||Wichayaporn Thanjittiporn|
|FDI and investment promotion||Raweewan Somwaiya|
|Intellectual property||Kowit Somwaiya|
|Intellectual property||Prasantaya Bantadtan|
|Intellectual property||Usa Ua-areetham|
|Intellectual property||Oramart Saardphak|
|Intellectual property||Reweewan Somwaiya|
|Intellectual property||Hathaichanok Limpattanakul|
|IT and telecoms||Kowit Somwaiya|
|IT and telecoms||Prasantaya Bantadtan|
|IT and telecoms||Naddaporn Suwanvajukkasikij|
|Restructuring and insolvency||Kowit Somwaiya|
|Restructuring and insolvency||Prasantaya Bantadtan|
|Restructuring and insolvency||Naddaporn Suwanvajukkasikij|
|Real estate||Prasantaya Bantadtan|
|Real estate||Oramart Saardphak|
|Real estate||Raweewan Somwaiya|