Trademark, Design & Copyright

Jin-hyung KIM

Patent Attorney / US Attorney at Law

  • Introduction

    Jin-hyung KIM is a registered patent attorney, and handles trademark application, trial, and litigation at AJU Kim Chang & Lee.
  • Areas of Practice

    - Prosecution of domestic and foreign patent applications and registrations
    - Patent and trademark trials
    - Counseling on IP prosecution and trials
  • Education & Career

    - Seoul National University (B.A. & Master - International Economics)
    - Washburn University School of Law (J.D., early graduation)
    - Passed the 31th Public Administrative Examination (Finance & Economy)
    - Admitted to patent bar, Korea (1988)
    - Admitted to bar - Kansas, U.S.A.
    - Worked in Economy Planning Board (currently Ministry of Economy and Finance) - Budget Office
    - Worked in Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy - Middle Market Enterprise Policy Division
    - Special Committee of Korea Small and Medium Enterprise (directly from the President) – Policy Planning Team Leader
    - Small and Medium Business Administration (currently, Ministry of SMEs and Startups)
    ・Director of Technical Policy Planning & Director General of Technical Policy Planning
    ・Minister of Gyeonggi Regional Office, Busan-Ulsan Regional Office, Gwangju-Jeonnam Regional Office
    - Office of the President – Secretary of Small and Medium Enterprise
    - Senior expert advisor of the Policy Committee in Korea National Assembly
    - Adjunct Professor at Kyonggi University and Hannam University
    - Member of the 'Manufacturing Renaissance TF ' of the Policy Planning Committee
    - Member of the Committee of Materials and Parts in Gyeonggido Assembly
    - Steering Committee member of the Global Korean Economic Forum in National Assembly
    - Advisor for Technology evaluation in KOREA TECHNOLOGY FINANCE CORPORATION
    - Full-time Vice President of Korea Venture Business Association
  • Books and Publications

    - Law Handbook (1995, Ministry of Trade and Industry)
    - The first establishment of venture business policy (for Small and medium-sized business startups) – Report of the President
    - Act on special measures for the promotion of venture businesses (1997)
  • Awards

    - Citation, Minister of Economy Planning Board
    - Citation, Minister of Commerce Industry and Energy
    - Citation, President
    - Order of Service Merit (Red Stripes)
    - Selected as Gwangju-Jeonnam’s Person of the Year
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