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Patent Attorney Hye-young Hwang specializes in chemistry such as polymer materials, electronic materials, and pharmaceutical compositions. She has over 15 years of experience in handling chemistry-related cases for Large corporations and with her detailed expertise and focusing on the key elements of the cases, she has achieved a high success rate throughout her career. In particular, in order to create a strong patent with high utilization of rights, from the first consultation, she is very mindful and careful with her approach and attitude, which results in providing high-quality patent specifications and high Client satisfaction.
In addition, she has lots of consulting experience on the IP for many small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and therefore, she can provide flexible and in-depth consultation and service for various Client needs.
Based on such extensive experience and expertise, she is committed to provide high IP services with high quality and satisfaction.

Hye-Young Hwang

  • Title
    Partner & Patent Attorney
  • Industry
  • Education
    Kyunghee University, B.S. in Chemistry
  • Professional Experience
    - Admitted to Patent Bar, Korea (2004)
    - Nate Patent Firm (2005~2006)
    - New Korea Patent Firm (2007~2008)
    - Pan Korea Patent Firm (2008~2015)
    - Managing Partner of Dajung Patent Firm (2016~2021)
    - SungAm Suh International Patent & Law Firm (2021~)

    - Domestic and Foreign Patent work in areas of Chemistry (Prior-Art Searches, Prosecution, Office Action, Patent Litigations)
    - Specialized in the technical areas of secondary battery materials, display materials, electronic materials, polymer materials, and pharmaceutical compositions
    - Conduct patent valuation on secondary battery separation membrane, photoalignment materials
    - Conduct Freedom to Operate (FTO) Searches on secondary battery anode material, hydrogenation catalyst
    - Provide patent map on high polymer materials, secondary battery active materials
    - Provided patent services for big companies (LG Display, LG Chemical, Samsung SDI, Cheil Industries, Samsung Display, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, POSCO, Hyundai Motors) (2005~2015)
    - Consulting Small to Medium-sized Companies, Venture companies on IP-related matters (Patent, Trademark, and Design), Manage and Consult on their Patent Prosecution (Domestic and Foreign), and handled contentious matters (2016~2020)
    - Appointed as Expert Mentor for Daegu Creative Economy Innovation Center (2021~)
    - Appointed as a consultant for Ministry of SMEs and Startups Business Support Unit (2021~ )
  • Membership
    - Korean Patent Attorney Association (KPAA)