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Mr. Cho has worked as a government official at the Ministry of Government Administration and the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) for over 30 years. His philosopy in life is to get rid of greed and do more service for the public and he is actively practicing it by doing services in the IP prosecution, trials, litigation and managing R&D for IP related services. Mr. Cho strives to satisfy the needs of the clients and his systematic networks within KIPO certainly is a big asset for him.

Young-Chang CHO

  • Title
    Patent Attorney
  • Industry
  • Education
    - Hannam University (LL.M from Graduate School of Public Administration and Policy)
    - Seoul National University (completed CIPO coursework from College of Law)
  • Professional Experience
    - Admitted to Patent Bar, Korea (2005)
    - Official at Ministry of Government Administration (1982-1997)
    - Secretary of Trademark Division 4 and Examination Policy Division of KIPO (1997-2012)
    - Executive Director of Patent Information Promotion Center of Korean Institute of Patent Information (2012-2015)
    - Hansung International Patent & Law Firm (2015-2016)
    - SungAm Suh International Patent & Law Firm (2016- )

    - Professor of International IP Training Institute, Personnel section chief of Human Resource Development Team of Public Information Office of Administrative Innovation
  • Publications / Lectures
    - Study of Geographical Indications as Intellectual Property Right (2001)
  • Membership
    - KPAA (Korean Patent Attorneys Association)