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Greif, Daniel Q.

Name: Greif, Daniel Q.
Firm: Spruson & Ferguson Asia 
Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Dan Greif is a Principal of Spruson & Ferguson (Asia). Dan oversees the firm’s Thailand office, which provides patent and trade mark attorney services, as well as other intellectual property services in Thailand and the Mekong region.

Dan specialises in trade mark law representing a wide variety of major global brand owners and SMEs in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious trade mark matters in Thailand, the Mekong Region, ASEAN and the Asia Pacific.  Dan has a particular speciality in strategic brand portfolio management and has consistently been rated by World Trademark Review, Asia IP and other leading trade mark rating entities as one of the foremost trademark lawyers in the Asia Pacific.

Dan was Trademark Counsel for The Coca-Cola Company for seventeen years and before that he was Senior Trademark Counsel for Sony Corporation. Most recently, Dan was Head of the Intellectual Property Practice at Siam Premier International, one of Thailand’s leading law firms.

Dan provides strategic and tactical advice (eg. searches, clearance, applications, IP enhancement strategies and IP enforcement strategies) related to trade marks, trade dress, designs, copyrights, domain names and other trade indicia for high-profile multi-country marketing campaigns. Dan has worked on numerous trade mark acquisitions and other trade mark related and IP business transactions.