Represented a leading producer of smartphones as its "point of contact" with all government authorities, which involved crafting an overall government relations strategy, establishing and cultivating relationships with officials, responding to government investigations, monitoring potential policy and regulatory developments, and seeking legislative and regulatory change on our client’s behalf. We have also structured appropriate and effective solutions to the business and legal challenges faced by our client.
LLM, American University, Washington College of Law
MSA, Central Michigan University
LLB, Thammasat University
Titirat Wattanachewanopakorn is an attorney-at-law specializing in intellectual property enforcement in the firm’s Bangkok office. He serves clients primarily in the entertainment, automotive, software, consumer products, cosmetics, and fashion industries. In protecting his clients’ valuable IPR, Titirat develops and implements strategies that include, as necessary, contractual transactions, IP due diligence, mediation, multi-level negotiations, investigations, raids, and other enforcement actions.
Titirat’s expertise in government relations is also demanded by clients in non-IP matters. Titirat introduces clients to the government agencies relevant to their industry, gives presentations to government officials, acts as a point of contact on behalf of his clients, coordinates advocacy initiatives, counsels clients on anti-corruption laws, and responds to government inquiries and other critical situations.
Fluent in English and the recipient of two advanced degrees from leading universities in the United States, Titirat is a sought-after speaker and author. He is also a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA), the Asian Patent Attorneys Association, and the Intellectual Property Association of Thailand.