Rachadawan Kelar

Managing Partner

Rachadawan Kelar, also known as Pui, is the founder and Managing Partner of RWT, a full-service law firm established in 2016, specializing in corporate, commercial agreements, intellectual property (IP), and cybersecurity matters in Thailand. Rachadawan’s strategic approach to IP enforcement involves in-depth research, analysis, and collaboration with clients to devise comprehensive strategies. With over 15 years of legal practice in Thailand, Rachadawan remains dedicated to staying abreast of the latest developments in IP law and industry trends to provide informed counsel to clients. As Managing Partner, she collaborates with the board of directors and executive leadership to develop strategic solutions for clients, particularly in areas such as PDPA compliance and IP enforcement. Pui also assists clients in drafting cybersecurity incident response plans and conducts tabletop exercises to prepare for potential data breaches or cyber-attacks, remaining updated on cybersecurity regulations and best practices.

EXPERTISE

  • Intellectual Property
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Privacy & Cybersecurity

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION / MEMBERSHIP

  • Attorneys License, The Lawyers Council, Thailand
  • Barrister at Law, The Lawyers Council, Thailand
  • LL.B., Thammasat University, Thailand
  • IP Rights Training courses, the Department of Intellectual Property of Thailand
  • Member of International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • Member of International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • Member of Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA)

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Women in Business of the Year 2023 by British Chamber of Commerce Thailand (BCCT)
  • Thai Entrepreneur of the Year 2019 by British Chamber of Commerce Thailand (BCCT)
  • Key Pioneer in WEP in Thailand
  • WEP Signatory- 1st Law Firm/ Privately Owned SME in Thailand
  • Intellectual Property Firm of the Year at Asia Legal Awards 2024

Languages other than Thai

  • English