Sung-geun Kim

Partner, Patent Attorney

  • Introduction

    Sung-Geun KIM is the manager of Electronics practice at AJU Kim Chang & Lee. He generalizes various works related to patent application in machinery, automobile, engineering, robot, imaging machinery, e-commerce, business method, designs and daily supplies fields as well as technology & IP advice, and patent trial & litigation for domestic and foreign clients. He has teaching experience in various fields at KAIST, Hanyang University, and large & small domestic and foreign companies. He has been providing technical & legal consultancy services, and IP R&D strategic construction services related to the client’s technical development.
  • Technical fields

    - Telecommunications
    o Wireless 2G/3G/4G/LTE Standard Essential Patents (SEPs)
    o Switching and Server Technologies

    - Electric engineering
    o Home appliances
    o Household Devices
    o Personal Devices

    - Control engineering
    - Body electronic system

    - Semiconductor
    o Circuitry
    o Processing (e.g. transistor manufacturing processes)
    o Packaging
    o Materials Science

    - Computers
    o Operating Systems
    o Hardware Technologies
    o Networking Technologies
    o Smartphone Technologies

    - Software / BM
    o Audio and Video Codecs Standard Essential Patents (SEPs)
    o Baseband Processors
    o Artificial Intelligence (AI)
    o Block Chain Technologies
    o Database Management
  • Areas of Practice / Major Cases

    application and infringement analysis of Hyundai Mnsoft, IP R&D patent trend analysis and avoidance design (project master), infringement appraisal of KEPCO, infringement appraisal of NH bank, infringement appraisal of the Korea Economic Daily, infringement appraisal of HSBC, consulting risk prevention and management of foreign patent for KIPRA, rights and technology evaluation connected to KIBO, consulting for small and medium businesses (invention related to the duties, patent map, constructing patent portfolio, constructing patent roadmap, etc.), R&D task project to understand technical standard and competence for patent
  • Education & Career

    - Seoul National University (B.Sc. in Electric Engineering)
    - University of Wisconsin (Language training)
    - Power design team of LS Cable & System
    - Outside consultant of Korea Technology Finance Corporation
    - Consultant of Hybrid Technology Institute
    - Technical advice to KICOX
    - Technical advice to Gyeongbuk Technopark
    - Member of APAA
    - Partner attorney of AJU Kim Chang & Lee
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