Ji Young Park
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Ms. Park concentrates her practice on patent litigation in the hi-tech sphere. Her area of practice relates to the latest technology in the energy industry, as well as the consumer electronic industry. She is actively involved with district court litigations in multiple districts and participates in all aspects of patent litigation, including conducting discovery, drafting and responding to motions, researching case law and writing briefs, developing case strategy, and attending trials. Her work has included analysis of patents and technologies on telecommunication standards, semiconductors, electricity distribution system, and mobile handsets.
She has also prosecuted patents extensively for small area networks, power line communications, control systems, motors, and AV signal processing, both domestically and internationally. In conjunction with the prosecution work, Ms. Park analyzes patent pools related to these areas and consults on IP matters for small businesses.
Ms. Park has a degree in Electrical Engineering from Ewha University. Her career began in college as a part-time engineer working for an internet company co-founded by fellow electrical engineering and computer science students. She previously worked in a Korean patent law office as a Korean patent attorney. While attending Notre Dame Law School, Ms. Park served as an assistant president for the Intellectual Property Law Society, a secretary for the Asian Law Student Association, a research assistant for Professor Roger P. Alford, and a senior articles editor for the Journal of Legislation. She was a judicial extern to the Honorable Joseph Cassinni III for the Superior Court in Newark, NJ.
COMMUNITY SERVICE & AFFILIATIONS
Ms. Park is a member of the American Bar Association’s Science & Technology Law Committee. In her spare time, she volunteers for the Bread for the City’s legal service clinic. In the past, she has volunteered for the Youth Services Center in Washington, D.C., and Habitat for Humanity leading a team of students in Thailand.