Zenas J. Choi > Hogan Lovells US LLP > Northern Virginia, United States > Lawyer Profile

Hogan Lovells US LLP
8350 BROAD STREET
17TH FLOOR
MCLEAN, VA 22102
United States

Work Department

Intellectual Property, Media, and Technology

Position

Partner

Career

Having years of industry insight and experience, Zenas Choi tackles complex legal issues from unique perspectives to help drive practical business solutions for his clients.

Zenas works with clients on a variety of technology and commercial transactions. Given his diverse practice, Zenas has helped both providers and consumers of technology and services across many industry sectors including telecommunications, education, luxury goods, manufacturing, real estate, hospitality, financial institutions, consulting/professional services, sports, and media and entertainment.

In particular, Zenas has extensive experience handling complex transactions with clients ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Areas of focus include counseling for and the negotiation and documentation of: intellectual property licenses and transfers; technology developments; hardware and technology procurements; cloud, hosting, and managed services deals; outsourcing arrangements; IT and telecommunications services arrangements; manufacturing, supply and distribution arrangements; and website and e-commerce related matters.

Zenas is also deeply involved with cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence, digital transformations, connected and autonomous driving vehicles, wearable technologies, and the Internet of Things.

Languages

English

Memberships

Member, Computer and Telecommunications Law Section, District of Columbia Bar

Member, Federal Communications Bar Association

Member, Intellectual Property Law Section, Virginia Bar

Member, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Education

J.D., Boston University School of Law, 1998

B.S., Engineering, Northeastern University, 1994

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Outsourcing

Hogan Lovells US LLP advises both vendors and customers on the negotiation of outsourcing transactions, and has been especially active for universities in this space. In addition to software licensing and purchases, the team’s recent work has also included strategic partnerships and joint ventures to service a range of business functions. The practice group is jointly led by Zenas Choi in Northern Virginia and Audrey Reed, who operates out ofWashington DC and New York. The team also has a presence on the West Coast, where San Francisco-based John Brockland is a key contact.