With offices in Cambodia and Myanmar, full-service law firm BNG Legal's IP practice assists clients with both patent litigation and prosecution matters as well as due diligence work. Co-founder, Darwin Hem heads the firm. Technology expert, Keopichchenda Long oversees the IP practice. Her clients include multinational software and IT companies.
Joining the ZICO law network in 2012, Sok Siphana & Associates is able to provide comprehensive assistance to clients in the ASEAN region. Sok Siphana founded the firm in 1998. Case studies show the firm actively representing clients in the manufacturing industry. Multilingual practitioner Khieu Mealy is a key contact. Chhim Leakena, Ly Pagnavaty and Lim Veasna are rising stars to watch.
The Cambodian practice of Tilleke & Gibbins opened its Phnom Penh office in 2015. The firm is recommended for prosecution and contentious matters related to the life sciences and technology industries. Prominent brands such as BMW, Starbucks and Revlon are among the firm's key clients. Partner Jay Cohen leads the IP practice. Cohen advises energy companies on matters connected to patent registration and enforcement as well as regulatory and compliance issues. Sokmean Chea is a rising star. Her practice encompasses patent registration, developing anti-counterfeiting strategies, conducting enforcement actions and negotiating with government authorities. David Mol, another rising star, is recommended for his expertise in handling IP matters for foreign clients.