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3RD FL. ACE HIGHEND TOWER-5, 3RD FL. 226, GASAN DIGITAL 1-RO, GEUMCHEON-GU, SEOUL 08502, SOUTH KOREA
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Dong-yol Yoon

Tel:
Work 82-2-567-1107
Email:
Yoon & Lee

Work Department

Chemical & Biochemical, Trademark & Design

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Dong-Yol Yoon is the president and founder of Yoon & Lee. His comprehensive knowledge of the processes and issues involved in intellectual property law stems from his experience in product design, both as a patent applicant active in polymer chemistry research within the chemical industry and as a patent attorney. He has published extensively on the doctrine of equivalents and other legal aspects of intellectual property; and has lectured on intellectual property law at Yonsei University, Seoul. Dong-Yol Yoon is a former President of the Korean Regional Group of the Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA) and a former President of the Korean Patent Attorneys Association (KPAA). Currently, Dong-Yol Yoon is a president of Intellectual Property Forum (IPForum).

Languages

Korean, English, Japanese

Member

Korean Patent Attorneys Association (KPAA)
Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA)
Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriete Industrielle (AIPPI)
Federation Internationale des Conseils en Propriete Industrielle (FICPI)
Licensing Executives Society (LES)

Education

Seoul National University, B.Sc. Chemistry
Yonsei University (Industrial Graduate School), M.Sc. Chemical Engineering
Kobe University, LL.M. Intellectual Property Law


South Korea: Intellectual property

Intellectual property – Local firms

Within: Intellectual property – Local firms

Yoon & Lee boasts an impressive roster of Korean and international pharmaceutical, cosmetics and electronic sector clients. The practice is comprised of experienced patent attorneys and former Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) examiners. Founder and managing partner Dong-yol Yoon leads the team which includes Ji-man Park, whose focus is in the field of electronics, semiconductors, IT and communication, and Byeong-ok Song who specialises in electrical and mechanical engineering and optics. In trade mark and designs, Sang-Yong Lee advises on registrations, portfolio management, opposition and prosecutions, while Seong-hwan Park is recommended biotechnology-related matters.

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