Practices
Intellectual Property

Location
Thailand

Languages
Thai
English

Education

MA, University of Sheffield

LLB, Thammasat University

BSc, Thammasat University 

Peeyakorn Suparugbundit
Associate & Patent Agent
+66 2056 5743

Biography

Peeyakorn Suparugbundit is an associate and patent agent in Tilleke & Gibbins’ intellectual property group, specializing in patent matters for both international and domestic clients. With an educational background in both biotechnology and law, she focuses her work in the life sciences sector, with a particular specialty in the fields of biotechnology, chemistry, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals. Peeyakorn advises clients on drafting and amending patent applications, and on substantive patent prosecution in a number of jurisdictions, including Europe, Singapore, Thailand, and the United States.

Peeyakorn is also skilled in conducting patent analysis work, including patentability, patent landscape, and freedom-to-operate analyses in relation to her clients' innovative technologies. In addition, she is also regularly involved in patent enforcement matters in Thailand for clients across various industries.

Prior to joining Tilleke & Gibbins, Peeyakorn worked at an international law firm in Bangkok and a regional IP firm in Singapore. She has obtained a Notarial Services Attorney License from the Lawyers Council of Thailand, a Patent Agent License from the Department of Intellectual Property of Thailand, and is a member of the Thai Bar Association. In addition, she has been elected to be a representative of the APAA's (Asian Patent Attorneys Association) Standing Committee on Patents in Thailand, and is regularly invited as a guest speaker for various seminars organized by the private and public sectors alike.


Experience
  • Conducted comprehensive patent analyses, patent landscape analyses, and freedom-to-operate (FTO) analyses for a number of multinational life sciences companies and petrochemicals companies.
  • Drafted patent specifications for a number of clients in the biotechnology, chemistry, medical device, and pharmaceutical industries.
  • Filed and successfully registered patents, petty patents, and industrial designs, both in Thailand and overseas.
  • Represented clients in filing responses to office actions, oppositions, and cancellations to strengthen and defend the clients’ patents.
  • Advised both international and domestic clients on patent enforcement and litigation.
  • Advised leading multinational companies in respect to effective methods of claim amendments and expediting issuance of pending patent applications in Thailand.
  • Provided infringement analyses and opinions for a number of clients across a wide range of industries.
  • Reviewed cooperation agreements for several domestic companies.