Areas of Expertise
Ms. Cho represents a variety of global company clients, including luxury fashion houses as well as pharmaceutical and medical companies, and handles the full spectrum of trademark and design prosecution and contentious work before the KIPO, the Patent Court, and the Supreme Court. She regularly advises on licensing, as well as infringement, unfair competition act, and strategic settlement matters. She is a member of the INTA and the AIPPI, and regularly attends the PTMG conferences. She is currently a member of INTA Design Committee, as well as a committee member of Presidential Council on Intellectual Property in Korea (2020 to 2021). She received a B.Soc.Sc. in Journalism from Ewha Womans University (1997) and also took communication lectures at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the U.S.A. (1996). She obtained her Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) from Queen Mary, University of London (2015). While studying in the UK, she was honored to receive a prestigious Chevening scholarship from the UK government, and also worked as a student legal advisor at qLegal of Queen Mary, niversity of London.
She was admitted to the Korean Patent Bar in 2001 and joined Y.P. Lee, Mock & Partners in 2003. She became a partner in 2009.