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Khin Zar Chi Kyaw Win

Attorney-at-Law

Biography

Khin Zar Chi Kyaw Win is an attorney-at-Law in Tilleke & Gibbins’ office in Myanmar. As a specialist in intellectual property law, she focuses especially on IP matters, such as trademark registration, responding to office actions, and providing legal advice on IP strategy. She also works together with Tilleke & Gibbins attorneys in the corporate and commercial team on compliance matters, drafting legal instruments, and structuring sound contracts.

With well-developed legal research skills, Khin Zar is adept at reviewing resources on case law and legal provisions to develop legal advice tailored to clients’ legal inquiries in a wide range of industries and practice areas. She also assists clients by producing unofficial translations of updated laws, announcements and contracts between Myanmar language and English.

Experience

  • Prepared a bilingual (Myanmar and English) draft appeal by researching and compiling reasonable grounds upon which to structure the appeal.

  • Assisted a large company in preparing an employment contract to be concluded between the company and its workers in Myanmar.

  • Advised various clients on their inquiries regarding trademark filing and refiling under the updated Trademark Law 2019 in comparison with registration under the old system.

  • Discussed trademark practices and developments in Myanmar in an interview with a journalist from a leading intellectual property magazine.

  • Conducted research and assembled a draft presentation for a session on solar energy plants at Asia Clean Energy Week.

ABOUT Khin Zar

Location

Languages

    Burmese

    English

Education

    LLM (International Law), Dagon University

    LLB, Dagon University

    Diploma in Information Technology, National Management College and Yagon University of Distance Education

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