Sukhprem Sachdecha > Satyapon & Partners Limited > Bangkok, Thailand > Lawyer Profile

Satyapon & Partners Limited
ONE PACIFIC PLACE, 9TH FLOOR
140 SUKHUMVIT ROAD
BANGKOK
10110
Thailand

Work Department

Patents & Trademark and Patent Litigation

Position

Partner, Head of Patents & Litigation

Career

Sukhprem Sachdecha has been carving a name for himself in the intellectual property community since he graduated with dual Masters from Thammasat University and New York University. In addition to his law degrees, he is also a science graduate giving him an invaluable base of scientific knowledge for prosecution of complex patents. Clients trust Sukhprem to handle patent prosecution in all fields of technology, including, life sciences, chemistry, mechanics and information technology. Sukhprem continues to lead the market thriving in high pressure, high stakes matters, representing a major multinational pharmaceutical company in a highly publicized battle with an NGO bent on opposing almost every patent the client files. Successfully representing Chile in the most infamous GI Battle in the world, the “Pisco War” with Peru. He is also successfully petitioning for cancellation of 20+ year old bad faith registrations by a Thai company on behalf of a Japanese OEM part manufacturing giant. He has won at the lower court level, and is very confident as the matter heads to appeal. And a whole host of highly confidential matters, including a landmark decision in the Kingdom, that cannot be published.  In addition to his heavy case load Sukhprem finds time to teach IP Law at Thammasat University, and he sits on the Law Reform Commission on Patent for Thai Ministry of Commerce, helping shape the future patent laws that will govern the Kingdom of Thailand.

Languages

Thai, English

Memberships

INTA, Member of International Trademark Association

AIPPI, Member of Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriete Industrielle

APAA, Member of Asian Patent Attorneys Association

IPAT, Member of Intellectual Property Association of Thailand

Lawyers Council of Thailand, Member

Education

LL.M., New York University

LL.M. (Business Law), Thammasat University

LL.B. (First Class Honor), Assumption University

B.Sc., Mahidol University

Barrister-at-Law, Institute of Legal Education of the Thai Bar Association

Specialist Bar in Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property and International Trade Court

Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Laws, Thammasat University

Lawyer Rankings

Thailand > Intellectual property

Satyapon & Partners Limited enjoys a strong reputation in the Thai IP market. On the contentious side the firm is adept at IP litigation, while on the non-contentious side the firm advises on a variety of commercial agreements and also handles prosecution work. Key figures include managing partner Satyapon SachdechaSukhprem Sachdecha, who heads the patents and litigation team, Kritsana Mingtongkhum, who leads the trade mark practice, and head of copyright and design Kritchawat Chainapasak.