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대표 특허변호사(Patent Attorney)
특허변호사/대표 정성일
(Patent Attorney/Founder)
연락처 : +1 - 301 - 395 - 7285
  • 법학박사(J.D.): Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • 공학박사(Ph.D.): Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M
    University
  • 석사: 서울대학교 항공우주공학과
  • 학사: 서울대학교 항공우주공학과
  • 미국변호사 (Bar Admission: Illinois)
  • 미국특허상표청(USPTO) 등록 특허변호사
  • 김앤장 법률사무소 Summer Clerk
  • Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) Senior Research
    Associate
  • KAIST 선임연구원 및 겸직교수
  • NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Research Associate
  • Texas A&M University 연구조교
  • 한국과학기술연구원 (KIST) 위촉연구원
  • 삼성항공 (現 삼성테크윈) 과장
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
 
  • Jeong, S.I. and Didion, J., “Performance Characteristics of Electrohydrodynamic Conduction Pump in Two-Phase Loops”, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 22, No.1, pp.90-97, 2008.
  • Jeong, S.I. and Didion, J., “Thermal Control Utilizing an Electrohydrodynamic Conduction Pump in a Two-Phase Loop with High Heat Flux Source”, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 129, pp.1576-1583, 2007.
  • Jeong, S.I. and Seyed-Yagoobi, J., “Fluid Circulation within an Enclosure Generated by Electrohydrodynamic Conduction Phenomenon”, IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, Vol. 11, No. 5, pp. 899-910, 2004.
  • Jeong, S.I. and Seyed-Yagoobi, J., “Innovative Electrode Designs for Electrohydrodynamic Conduction Pumping”, IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol. 40, No. 3, pp. 900-904, 2004.
  • Jeong, S.I., Seyed-Yagoobi, J., and Atten, P., “Theoretical/Numerical Study of Electrohydrodynamic Pumping Through Conduction Phenomenon”, IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol. 39, No.2, pp. 355-361, 2003.
  • Jeong, S.I. and Seyed-Yagoobi, J., “Experimental Study of Electrohydrodynamic Pumping Through Conduction Phenomenon”, Journal of Electrostatics, Vol. 56, pp. 123-133, 2002.
  • Innovation and Creativity Prize Paper Award, "Theoretical/Numerical Study of Electrohydrodynamic Pumping Through Conduction Phenomenon", IEEE Industry Applications Society (IAS) Electrostatic Processes Committee, Oct. 2004.
  • National Research Council (National Academy of Science) Research Associateship Award, 2003, 2004.
  • Marquis Who's Who in America, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009.
  • Marquis Who's Who in the World, 2009.
  • 2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century - 2009/2010, International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England.
  • Marquis Who's Who of Emerging Leaders, 2007 (First Edition).
Patent Attorney
Michael (Minchul) Yang, Ph.D.
Patent Attorney, Of Counsel
 
  • Electrical/Optical Devices
  • Nanotechnology
  • Mechanical System
  • Organic/Inorganic Materials
  • Biological Devices
  • J.D., University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
  • Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania
    (awarded for the Best Ph.D. Thesis in the Department of Chemistry)
  • M.S. in Physical Chemistry, Pohang University of Science
    and Technology (POSTECH), Korea
  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering/Technology, Seoul National
    University, Korea
  • Registered to practice before the United States Patent
    and Trademark Office (USPTO)
  • State of Maryland
 
Dr. Yang is a registered patent attorney with more than 8 years of work experience as a Patent Examiner at the USPTO. He prosecuted more than 500 patent applications in the fields of semiconductor devices, nanotechnology, alternative energy, displays (LEDs and OLEDs), batteries, advanced organic/inorganic materials, and biosensors. He authored Examiner Answers for Appeals to the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB, previously Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences). He advised the management board on patent examination/search strategy. He trained patent examiners on patent law, claim interpretation, prior art search, office action writing, and relevant science/technology. He is a recipient of Master-Rating Certificate from the USPTO.

Prior to joining the USPTO, he was a postdoctoral fellow at University of California, Berkeley, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), and Naval Research Laboratory (NRL). His area of research includes non-linear laser physics, surface chemistry, molecular electronics, heterogeneous catalysis, and organic semiconductors. He is an author or coauthor of 33 research publications on a broad range of science and technology. He is a recipient of John G. Miller Award for the Best PhD Thesis in the Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, 2002.
Attorney at Law
Kwangho Yoo, Esq.
Attorney at Law, Of Counsel
 
  • Corporate Law
  • Business Transaction
  • Taxation
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate Transaction
  • J.D.: Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Bachelor of Interior Architecture: The School of the Art Institute of
    Chicago, Chicago, IL , USA
  • State of Illinois
 
Mr. Yoo concentrates his practice in the areas of Banking & Finance, Commercial Litigations, Estate Planning, and Real Estate Law. He represents individuals as well as corporate owners of various sizes. Mr. Yoo is committed to providing seamless and sophisticated assistance necessary to protect investors and business owners against unforeseen consequences. The corporate side of his practice includes: regulatory compliance, financial restructuring of businesses, insolvency, and estate planning to meet each client’s unique needs.

With his background as an interior architect at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, an internationally known architectural firm, along with his emphasis on Land Use Law, Mr. Yoo also represents investors and developers in need of acquiring real property. He understands the regulatory and tax implications of acquiring land and advises on all aspects of legal issues in connection with real estate transactions.
Attorney at Law
Kyom Bae, Esq.
Attorney at Law, Of Counsel
 
  • Corporate Law
  • Business Transaction
  • Taxation
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate Transaction
  • J.D.: Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, IL, USA
  • B.A.: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, USA
  • State of Illinois
 
Mr. Bae concentrates his practice in the areas of Corporate Law, Business and Real Estate Transactions, Estate Planning, and Taxes. He is dedicated to providing innovative solutions to safeguard business owners’ and investors’ interests for exploring their entrepreneurship. Mr. Bae’s scope of work includes: restructuring clients’ businesses and assets, closing of real estate properties, and devising estate plans to meet each client’s specific needs.

With his legal background in business law firm, corporation, and state court, as well as non-legal engagement in marketing, Mr. Bae has developed a better understanding of the needs of business clients and various approaches to their legal matters. Mr. Bae consistently delivers sophisticated advices on all aspects of commercial transactions including tax issues, business negotiations, and entity management.
Patent Specialist
Patent Specialist
Grant M. Ford
 
  • 법학박사 (J.D.) Candidate: Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • 학사: Computer Engineering, University of Tennessee
  • 미특허청 (USPTO) 심사관 (2005-2010)
  • - Inspection of new patent applications for formal matters
  • - Determination of patentability on the inventions specified in patent applications
  • - Response to applicant amendments and arguments in reply to patentability
          determinations
    • Intern, Pro-2-Serve (Oak Ridge, TN)
  • - Hardware and software support
  • - Wiring and configuration of computer network and telephone system
  • Technical Advisor