LLB, Royal University of Law and Economics
BA, Institute of Foreign Languages, Royal University of Phnom Penh
Vongkhim Lay is an associate in the intellectual property team of Tilleke & Gibbins’ Phnom Penh office. Vongkhim advises and assists clients with a wide range of intellectual property issues, including IP prosecution, anticounterfeiting strategies, and enforcement actions.
As a licensed trademark agent, Vongkhim represents her clients before government bodies such as Cambodia’s Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) and other relevant authorities by responding to office actions, acting for clients in opposition and cancellation proceedings, participating in DIP mediation proceedings, and pursuing trademark enforcement actions. Through her persistent efforts, Vongkhim fights to secure and defend the valuable intellectual property of all clients, from large multinational brands active in the Cambodian market to regional and local companies looking to assert their rights.
Prior to joining Tilleke & Gibbins, Vongkhim worked for both local and international law firms, specializing in IP and commercial matters. Vongkhim is a licensed trademark agent in Cambodia, and she speaks Khmer and English.