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Lee & Ko

HANJIN BUILDING, 63 NAMDAEMUN-RO, JUNG-GU, SEOUL 04532, SOUTH KOREA
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Work +82 2 772 4000
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Fax +82 2 772 4001
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www.leeko.com
Seoul, Seoul

Hui Jin Yang

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Work +82-2-772-4984
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Lee & Ko

Work Department

Intellectual Property, Healthcare, and Life Science Practice Groups

Position

- Partner - patent litigation, patent office trials, and client counseling with an emphasis on pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and chemical inventions

Career

Lee & Ko: 2010 – Present FINNEGAN, HENDERSON, FARABOW, GARRETT & DUNNER, LLP (Reston, VA): 2012-2013 Judge, Seoul Western District Court: 2009-2010 Judge, Seoul Central District Court: 2007-2009 Patent Engineer, Kim & Chang: 1997-2001

Languages

English and Korean

Member

Korea bar(2007) Korean patent bar (2010) Illinois Bar (2014

Education

American University Washington College of Law L.LM: 2014 Judicial Research & Training Institute: 2007 Yonsei Univ. – B.S. ( Biochemistry):1997


South Korea: Intellectual property

Intellectual property – Local firms

Within: Next generation lawyers

Hui Jin Yang - Lee & Ko

Within: Intellectual property – Local firms

Lee & Ko’s team of experienced patent attorneys and IP specialists have an impressive track record representing a myriad of patent owners in the electronic, pharmaceutical, mechanical and telecoms sectors in domestic and cross-border litigation. The team’s expertise in trade mark enforcement is demonstrated by Choong Jin Oh, Sun Chang and Vera Eun Woo Lee successfully representing Toms Shoes in an action against Hana INT for trade mark infringement and dealing in counterfeit goods. In licensing and franchising work, Chang is advising Marriott International on all aspects of its business in Korea. Practice co-heads Young Mo Kwon and Un Ho Kim are the names to note for patent infringement and enforcement disputes. Jae Hoon Kim and Choong Jin Oh are also names to note for infringement work. Other key figures for litigation include Seong-Ki Kim, who handles disputes involving technologies of polymorphisms and patent prosecution, while Hyeon Gil Ryoo and Il Hee Bahn have a strong track-record in trademark prosecution, enforcement and portfolio management. Hui Jin Yang counsels clients in the pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and chemical industries.

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