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Satyapon & Partners Limited

Thailand > Intellectual property Tier 1

Satyapon & Partners Limited handles the full spectrum of contentious and non-contentious IP work, including the application and prosecution of patents, trademarks and designs, as well as licensing, franchising and enforcement matters. The team is led by the ‘highly experienced’ managing partner Satyapon Sachdecha, which acts for clients across multiple industry sectors, including the retail, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications and automotive, on patent and trademark work. The ‘very capable and committed‘ Kritsana Mingtongkhum heads up the firm’s trademark and litigation group and also handles prosecution cases, while Kritchawat Chainapasak leads the patents and design team.


‘We have great respect for Satyapon Sachdecha. He is highly experienced and has always been very responsive.’

‘Satyapon Sachdecha has a strong market reputation and Kritsana Mingtongkhum is very capable and committed.’

We regard Satyapon to be one of the best firms in Thailand for IP work. 

Satyapon & Partners provide us with the highest quality service to meet our various clientele needs. Their practitioners are very exceptional and talented that they have deep knowledge and wide experience in the field of intellectual property.

Key clients

Billie Eilish

Aston Martin

Tim Hortons Restaurants International


Yamaha Motors

Inditex (Zara)

De Beers UK

Pernod Ricard

Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (Japan)

Government of Chile



Kuok Group


Suntory Food & Beverages Asia Pte. Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Acting for a Fortune 500 company incorporated in Japan against a prominent Thai company, following the largest patent seizure in Thai history for the client.
  • Handled the recordal of name change resulting from an amalgamation of two publicly traded companies in Thailand for a global trademark portfolio in 53 countries.

The firm: Satyapon and Partners, located in Bangkok, is a full-service intellectual property law firm. It offers services in all areas of IP law including application and prosecution of patents, trade marks and designs, as well as IP searches, assignment, licensing, franchising, recordation, renewal, investigation, litigation and enforcement.

The firm was founded by a George Washington Law School graduate, Mr Satyapon Sachdecha, in 1995. Over the years the firm has developed into one of Thailand’s leading IP firms. It has a strong team of patent agents, technical associates and translators in all fields of technology. In October 2016, Satyapon’s patent team was strengthened further by the arrival of Mr Verasak Maiwatana, former examiner and director of Thailand Patent Office, who has 35 years of invaluable experience in the Thai Patent Office.

The firm is a member of various international organisations and regularly attends INTA, AIPPI and APAA meetings.

Satyapon & Partners endeavors to serve the best interests of its clients throughout the world by providing excellent quality services and highly customized solutions. If you have any inquiries regarding trade marks, patents, national phase PCT entry, design, or any other intellectual property matter in Thailand, please do not hesitate to contact the firm.

Satyapon & Partners is pleased to serve all your needs and looks forward to being your trusted partner in IP protection in Thailand.

Areas of practice: In terms of volume of work the firm is among the top filers of trade mark and patent applications in Thailand. It also handles numerous trade mark, patent and design searches.

It is one of the most active Thai firms involved in the enforcement of intellectual property rights. It handles numerous police raids and customs seizures every year, mostly concerning trade mark infringement. It also conducts investigations, traps purchases, sends cease and desist letters, participates in negotiations and meditations, and assists clients in publicity releases, warning advertisements and all other IP-related matters.

As the firm practices only in the area of IP law its members are highly experienced with an unrivaled depth of knowledge in the field of intellectual property law. The firm understands the importance of intellectual property as one of its clients’ most valuable assets and aims to provide the highest standard of diligent, ethical and professional services in the best interest of its clients.

Trade marks
Clearance search
Licensing and franchising
Trade name
Domain name
Trade secret
Kritchawat Chainapasak  photo Kritchawat Chainapasak Partner, Head of Patent & Design
Kritsana Mingtongkhum  photo Kritsana Mingtongkhum Partner, Head of Trademark & Litigation
Satyapon Sachdecha photo Satyapon SachdechaFounder & Managing Director
Number of lawyers : 28