Patent Attorneys

Certificates/Education

- Patent &Trademark Attorney admitted in South Korea (2006)
- Yonsei University, Bachelor of Law and Business (Seoul, Korea, 2006)
- KAIST master´s course in Intellectual Property (2016~)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG &PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2006-present)
- Of counsel, Yonsei University Life &Health (2015~ present)
- Of counsel, ULIANNE LEE &Co (2015~ present)
- Of counsel, Treasure hunter (2015~ present)
- Of counsel, SBS Contents Hub Co., Ltd. (2011~ present)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Intellectual Property
- Trademark and Patent Prosecution and Consulting
- Trademark and Patent Litigation and Enforcement
- Foreign prosecution and Litigation
- Copyrights and Domain Names
- Franchising and Licensing

Membership/Writing

- Korean Patent Attorneys Association (KPAA)
- Japan Trademark Association (JTA)
- International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI)
- International Trademark Association (INTA)
- Asian Patent Attorney Association (APAA)
- Intellectual Property Owners Association TM Committee member (IPO)
- International Referral (IR)

Languages

- Korean, English

Certificates/Education

- Patent Attorney admitted in South Korea (2006)
- Yonsei University, college of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Seoul, Korea, 2006)
- Yonsei University, college of Engineering (Chemical Engineering, Seoul, Korea, 2006)
- Technology Transfer Agent (2014)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2017-present)
- SK Planet (2013~2014)
- CHUNG-ANG University Industry-Academic cooperation foundation (2010~2013)
- KOREANA Patent and Law Firm (2016~2010)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Electrical, Electronic, Semiconductor
- Application, OA, Judgment, Suit
- Technology Valuation, Technology Transfer

Membership/Writing

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Languages

- Korean, English

Certificates/Education

- Patent Attorney admitted in South Korea (2006)
- Yonsei University, College of Natural Sciences, Chemistry(1999)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2016~present)
- K.J.LEE Patent & Trademark Law Firm (2016.04.~2017.01.)
- J.W.Suh & Partners (2009.12.~2016.04.)
- KBK & Associates (2006.03.~2009.12.)

Expertise/Practice Area

- IP Consulting
- Trial, Litigation, Injunction, Infringement Lawsuit
- Filing IP Applications and Responding to Official Action

Membership/Writing

- Trademark lecturer; Korean Associated for Intellectual Property Services (2017~present)

Languages

- English

Certificates/Education

- Patent & Trademark Attorney admitted in South Korea (2009)
- Technology Commercialization Coordinator (2016)
- Hanyang University, Department of Chemistry (Seoul, Korea, 2009)
- Korea National Open University, Department of Law (2015)
- KAIST master´s course in Intellectual Property (2014)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2017-present)
- INJE Industry Academy Cooperation Foundation (2015~ 2017)
- Korea Invention Promotion Association (2014~ 2015)
- Korea Intellectual property Protection Agency (2013~ 2014)
- DANA Patent Law Firm (2011~ 2013)
- JUNGJIN Intellectual Property Law Firm (2010~ 2011)
- Of evaluation staff, Korea Creative Content Agency
- Of evaluation staff, Korea Agency for Infrastructure Technology Advancement

Expertise/Practice Area

- Organic chemistry, Life science, Composition, Substance patent, Secondary battery, Solar cell
- Filing IP Applications and Responding to Official Action

Membership/Writing

- Korean Patent Attorneys Association (KPAA)

Languages

- Korean, English

Certificates/Education

- Patent Attorney admitted in South Korea (2016)
- Inha University, college of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (2009)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2017~present)
- LG Electronics (2009~2011)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Mechanical Engineering
- Filing IP Applications and Responding to Official Action

Membership/Writing

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Languages

- Korean, English

Attorney at Law

Certificates/Education

- Lawyer, Republic of Korea (2013)
- Patent Attorney, Korea (2013)
- Department of Industrial Information Systems Engineering, Ajou University (2002)
- Completion of WIPO Intellectual Property Law Course (2012)
- Completion of the 11th Patent Training Institute (2014)
- Member of Korean Bar Association
- Korean Patent Attorneys Association (KPAA)

Professional Career

- E.M.Hwang&Partners (2017 ~ present)
- Shinji Law Firm (2013 ~ 2017)
- Shinji, Patent Law Firm (2013 ~ 1017)
- CJ GLS (2009 ~ 2010)
- Love & Senior Inc. advisory lawyer
- J & G Invest Inc. advisory lawyer
- Weed Eye Inc. advisory lawyer
- Seongnam City Nursing Hospital Association advisory lawyer
- Counsel for Health Insurance Management Corporation advisory lawyer
- Development of International Standard Patent Strategy Support Project (Cloud / Big Data) Senior Patent Attorney (2014 ~ 2016)
- Development of International Standard Patent Strategy Support Project (Digital Signage) Senior Patent Attorney (2017)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Intellectual property infringement litigation, civil affairs litigation, business consulting, technology transfer consulting
- Patent application and OA response for electronics, telecommunication, IT, BM field
- Creating and utilizing standard patent

Membership/Writing

- Study on restriction of patent rights with invalid cause (2012)
- Critical Considerations on the Application of Rights Abuse in Patent Infringement Litigation (Journal of Law, 29th Issue) (2013)
- Member of Korean Bar Association
- Korean Patent Attorneys Association (KPAA)

Languages

- English

Certificates/Education

- Member of the New York Bar (2015)
- Seoul National University, Bachelor of Law (2005)
- University of Michigan Law School, Juris Doctor(J.D.) (2013)

Professional Career

- Korea Development Bank (KDB Bank) (2007~ 2008)
- U.S. Court of International Trade (2009)
- Samhee Industries (2014 ~ present)
- E.M. Hwang & Partners I.P. Law Firm (2015 ~ present)
- Jeep, Ducati Motors trademark disputes in Korea
- Expansion of Korean companies(Treasure Hunter, MegaGen) into China

Expertise/Practice Area

- Cross-border Intellectual Property Disputes
- International Transactions
- Real Estate

Membership/Writing

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Languages

- Korean, English

Certificates/Education

- Attorney at law
- Admitted to bar, Korea
- Korea University, LLB.
- Korea Graduate School of Law, LLM.

Professional Career

- Attorney at law, E.M.HWANG &PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2011~present)
- Attorney at law, SAMIL PricewaterhouseCoopers
- Korea Legal Aid Corporation
- Judicial Research and Training Institute, the Supreme Court of Korea

Expertise/Practice Area

- General Civil Disputes, Criminal (Court), Media Related Disputes, Intellectual Property lawsuit

Membership/Writing

- Korean bar Association
- Seoul bar Association

Languages

- Korean, English

Certificates/Education

- Attorney at Law (2014, Korean Bar)
- Doctor of Dental Medicine (2006, Korean Dental Association)
- Yonsei University, Dental College (2006)
- Korea University, Law School (2014)

Professional Career

- OhKims Law & Company (Partner, 2017 ~ present)
- E.M.Hwang & Partners Cooperative outside counsel (2017 ~ present)
- Ministry of Health and Welfare, Oral healthcare team (2006)
- Korean Health Industry Development Institute (2007~2009)
- Donga Pharm Holdings Co., Ltd. (Associate of legal counsel, 2014 ~ 2016)
- MegaGen Implant Co., Ltd. (General counsel & Outside director, 2016 ~ present)
- Gerson Lehmann Group Industrial Experts (2017 ~ present)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Health care industry affairs (RA, Hospital M&A, Medical malpractice lawsuit)
- Investment
- IP
- Business Development

Membership/Writing

- Hospital Business Law (2015, Maeil Business News)

Languages

- English

Certificates/Education

- Attorney at Law
- Admitted to Bar, Korea (2014)
- Seoul National University, Bachelor of Law (2002)
- Seoul National University, Master's Degree of Law (2005)
- Korea University, Juris Doctor (2012)

Professional Career

- E.M.Hwang & Partners Cooperative outside counsel (2017 ~ present)
- Attorney at law, Shin&Park Law Firm (2014, 2015)
- Attorney at law, Sechang&Co. Law Firm (2016)
- Managing Partner, Attorney at law, OhKims Law&Company (2017~present)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Administrative Law, General Civil Dispute, ICT, Leisure, Healthcare

Membership/Writing

- Korean Bar Association
- Seoul Bar Association

Languages

- Korean, English

staff

Certificates/Education

- Technology Evaluator
- Dongkuk University, BA (Korea, 1986)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (1986~1990 & 2016-present)
- Director, Lynx G&C (2015~2016)
- Director, Central International Law Firm (1990~2015)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Intellectual Property Administration
- Trademark and Design Prosecution and Consulting
- Copyrights and Domain Names
- Market Survey on Infringement goods

Membership/Writing

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Languages

- Korean, English

Certificates/Education

- Pukyong National University, Ocean Engineering PH.D. (Korea, 2009)
- Certificated of Engineer Civil Engineering (1992)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2017-present)
- Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co’; Ltd.(1992∼2016)
- Adjunct Professor, Koje College (2008∼2010)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Ocean Engineering & Shipbuilding, Renewable Energy
- Mechanical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- IP-R&D Consulting
- Patent Map

Membership/Writing

- Member of the Society of Naval Architects of Korea (SNAK)
- Member of the Korea Society of Ocean Engineers (KSOE)
- “A Study on Weight Estimation and Calculation of the Pipe Rack Structures for FPSO EPC Projects“, Journal of SNAK(2016.10)

Languages

- Korean, Japanese

Certificates/Education

- Hanyang University, Japanese (1995)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2016-present)
- PARK & KIM IP Law Firm (2008-2016)
- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2005-2006)
- LEE& PARK International IP Law Firm (1994 – 2003)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Foreign Trademark Prosecution and Consulting
- Foreign Trademark Litigation
- Copyrights and Domain Names

Membership/Writing

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Languages

- Korean, English, Japanese

Certificates/Education

- Mokwon University, Bachelor of Law (1996)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG &PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2001~present)
- PHIL &ONZI Patent &Law Firm (1999~2001)
- KIM, CHANG &LEE Law Firm (1997~1999)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Domestic and International IP Consulting
- Trademark Application, Opposition, Trial, Appeal
- Design Application, Opposition, Trial, Appeal
- Copyright Application, Registration

Membership/Writing

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