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Jay Suh is a U.S. Attorney at Law (active member of the New York Bar since 2006) and a partner at SungAm Suh International Patent & Law Firm heading the International Patent Division of the firm. He worked over 9 years for prosecution on standard / strategic patents for a global electronic corporation. He also has vast experiences in all areas of IP, including trademark infringement litigation, patent infringement litigation support work as well as giving tailored IP strategies and services for SMEs and government affiliated institutions. He is fluent in English and Korean, has high proficiency in spoken Chinese and therefore, he can promptly communicate with foreign associates when urgent matters comes up for those clients.

Since he lived abroad in many different parts of the globe for over 25 years, he has had a very unique cultural experience throughout his life, making him a fast adapter in many ways. He is very friendly and likes to make new friends. He loves sports, his favorite color is purple and elephant is his favorite animal.

Jay (Joohyung) SUH

  • Title
    Partner & U.S. Attorney at Law
  • Industry
    Trademark , Electronics
  • Education
    - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Political Science (Computer Engineering) B.A.
    - Western Michigan University Law School J.D.
    - Korea University Electrical Engineering M.S.
  • Professional Experience
    - Passed the New York Bar Examination (2006)
    - Heller Ehrman, NY (2006)
    - McDermott Will & Emery, PA (2007)
    - Wonjon Patent Law Firm (2007~2009)
    - KBK & Associates (2009~2017)
    - SungAm Suh International Patent & Law Firm (2017~ )

    - Team Leader responsible for prosecution of Digital TV, Mobile Phone, UX/UI Technology for a Korean global electronics company
    - Extensive experience in Standard Essential Patent (SEP) prosecution for various standards- 3ATSC-PSIP, MPEG, DVB-SI, DVB-T, DVB-H, VSB, M/H, Cable TV, IPTV, DMB, T-DMB)
    - Managing comprehensive and various IP projects for Korean global companies- Invalidity search, FTO (Freedom To Operate) Search, Prior art search
    - Home Electronics strategy patent development and analysis
    - Trade Secret Law Suit (represented the foreign entity)
    - Drafting and reviewing licensing agreements for global patents
    - Patent Infringement Suit (Wireless Technology)
    - Anti-trust lawsuit initiated by the U.S. Department of Justice
    - Trademark infringement and Enforcement Matter
  • Publications / Lectures
    - Design of an Intelligent Traffic Navigation System (2010)
  • Membership
    - New York Bar Association (NYSBA)
    - American Bar Association (ABA)
    - Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
    - American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
    - International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
    - International Trademark Association (INTA)