Ben (beyong-ho) Yuu
Areas of Expertise
Patents, IT & Telecoms
Ben Yuu understands the value of invention and dedication thereof. From him and his team, the clients are witnessing the sincerity, humility, and trustworthiness of true IP service provider.
Ben is an accomplished and experienced patent attorney with track record of proven results on patent prosecution and post-grant proceedings, infringement and invalidity analyses, litigations, and the FTO in the fields of electronic devices, semiconductors, wireless standards including LTE and 5G, Computer and SW, and new technologies including AI, clouds and robotics.
Ben regularly attends the international conventions including INTA and APAA as Councillor and committee member and has also long been recognized being prominent in Korean IP area. He has spoken extensively in the field of patent and design laws both in Korea and abroad.
Ben has been a managing partner of NAM & NAM since his joining the firm in 2016, where he is leading the firm’s operational excellence for international clients. Ben is admitted to the Korean Patent Bar, the California State Bar as US attorney at law, and the USPTO as US patent attorney.
He started his career as a patent attorney at NAM & NAM back in 1997 up until 2000. After his 15 years IP voyage through Qualcomm and Samsung, he is now with NAM & NAM again armoured with greater experiences and deeper insights.
At Qualcomm (USA, 2001 ~ 2010), Ben was a VP & Patent counsel working extensively from global patent prosecutions to patent oppositions, trials, strategic IP analysis, and a variety of patent litigations with regard to wireless telecommunication and multimedia technologies.
At Samsung Electronics (South Korea, 2011 ~ 2015), Ben was a VP & Legal counsel leading the Patent & Technology Analysis Group handling patent and design litigations, portfolio management, designing arounds, IP acquisitions, and high profile litigations.