Patent Attorneys

Certificates/Education

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm Patent Attorney (present)
- CEO of Ableer Co., Ltd. (present)
- CEO of EM Consulting, Inc. (present)
- Patent &Trademark Attorney admitted in South Korea (2006)
- Gyeonggi high school graduation (1998)
- Department of Law at Yonsei University, Yonsei University Graduate School of Business Administration (1998.03.01~ 2006.08.03.)
- USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, NETKAL KOREA(2017)
- KAIST master´s course in Intellectual Property, Northwestern Law School LLM (present)

Professional Career

- 72 Second Television Legal Advisor, 2015~
- Yonsei University, Yonsei University Health Legal Counsel, Consultant attorney, 2015~
- NCIA Law Advisor at Seoul National University, 2017~
- China Focus Korea Legal Advisor, 2018~
- YLAB Legal Advisor, 2018~
- International Trademark Association (INTA), 2010~
- Asian Patent Attorney Association (APAA), 2010~
- International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI), 2011~
- Korea Invention Promotion Association IP-campus instructor, 2013~
- Research member of the Korea Intellectual Property Service Association, 2013~
- JPAA (Japanese Merchants Association) Member, 2015~
- Director, FICPI (International Patent Attorneys Federation), 2018~

Expertise/Practice Area

- Domestic and overseas intellectual property rights( Opposition, trial for invalidation, revocation for invalidation, provisional disposition, infringement lawsuit, litigation for cancellation of a trial decision, appeal to the Supreme Court )
- Domestic and overseas intellectual property rights licensing strategy consulting
- IP & AI Acceleration for Venture, Start-up Companies
- Global IP start-up training strategy consulting based on government support
- Establishing global IP portfolio management strategy for large enterprises
- IP valuation and investment strategy consulting

Membership/Writing

- Sports Seoul dot com column on intellectual property, 2009
- Dispatch, current affairs article column about intellectual property today, 2010
- SBS Content Hub Intellectual Property Legal Advisory, 2011
- Korea Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology Award panel, 2015
- Intellectual Property Lecture of ALPS CEO Program, Ewha Womans University Graduate School of Education, 2009~2011
- Strategy for securing online game intellectual property rights (Waidi Online Co., Ltd.), 2010.07.01
- Understanding of design protection system / Understanding of other intellectual property rights (sponsored by Korea Intellectual Property Service Association), 2014
- Trademark Application Intellectual Property Strategy Korea Management Association (KMA), 2014.07.25
- Corporate Overseas Filing Strategies for Securing Strong Trademarks invention promotion society, 2014.06.20
- Creating an Intellectual Property Strategy for an Effective Association (KMA), 2014.06
- Creating a corporate intellectual property strategy an Effective Association (KMA), 2014.06.13
- Application and commercialization strategy for strong trademark (Korea Invention Promotion Association IP-campus), 2015.06.05
- Intellectual Property Understanding and Utilization Strategy (Korea Management Association), 2015.06.29
- Special lecture on intellectual property rights in Korea (Semiconductor Energy Research Institute, Japan), 2015.07.24
- Trademark protection and strong brand strategy meeting skill (Korea Invention Promotion Association IP-campus), 2015.09.15
- ECTA(uropean Communities Trade Mark Association) Speaker in Greece, Athens. 2018.05
- J-PARK Seminar Co., Ltd. (Smart Health, 4th Industrial Revolution and AI), 2018.08
- Borim Seminar Co., Ltd. (Smart Factory, 4th Industrial Revolution and AI), 2018.08
- Kuchen Seminar (Smart Appliances, 4th Industrial Revolution and AI), 2018.09
- 2018 Korean American Next Generation Conference Seminar, 2018.09
- Yonsei Univ. Yonsei Living Health Intellectual Property Strategy Lecture, 2018.09
- Additional Business Strategy Lecture Using SBS Content Hub IP, 2018.10.11.

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 Attorney admitted in South Korea (2007)
- Yonsei University, Physics (B.S. 2004)
- Yonsei University, Electronic Engineering (M.E. 2010, summa cum laude)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2018-present)
- TERA IP & Consulting (2017-2018)
- Central Intellectual Property & Law (2007-2016)

Expertise/Practice Area

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

Membership/Writing

- Korean Patent Attorneys Association (KPAA)

Languages

- Korean
- English

Certificates/Education

- Patent &Trademark Attorney admitted in South Korea (2010)
- Ewha Womans University, College of Law

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG &PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2018-present)
- Moon&Moon International (2013~ 2016)
- KCL Law Firm (2010~ 2012)
- Kims and Lees International Patent and Law Offices (2009~ 2010)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Trademark and Design
- Consulting
- Opposition, Trial, Litigation, Injunction, Infringement Lawsuit
- Filing Applications and Responding to Official Action

Membership/Writing

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Languages

- Korean
- English

Certificates/Education

- Patent Attorney admitted in South Korea (2007)
- Sogang University, Electronic Engineering (2007)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2019-present)
- TrinitySoft, Co., Ltd. (2017-2018)
- Nam & Nam Patent Law Firm (2012-2016)
- Korea Intellectual Property Protection Agency (2010-2012)
- AIP Patent Law Firm (2008 - 2010)
- Central International Law Firm (2007)

Expertise/Practice Area

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

Membership/Writing

- Korean Patent Attorneys Association (KPAA)
- Middle East Patent Law (2017)

Languages

- English
- Japanese
- Arabic

Attorney at Law

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

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

- 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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Languages

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Certificates/Education

- Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Bachelor of Japanese (2005)

Professional Career

- E.M.HWANG & PARTNERS IP Law Firm (2016~present)
- SESHIN Patent & Law Firm (2005~2016)

Expertise/Practice Area

- Outbound Trademark Consulting, Filing, Opposition, Trial, Litigation
- Copyright Consulting, Registration
- Customs Consulting, Registration

Membership/Writing

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Languages

- Korean
- English
- Japanese