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Dae-Youn Kim provides high quality prosecution services based on his experience of over 10 years of prosecution on standard / strategic patents of global electronic corporations. Mr. Kim is fluent in English and has a deep understanding of prosecutions in US, Europe, China and Japan. Mr. Kim has great interest in IP protection for SMEs and start-ups, and provides tailored IP strategies and services for SMEs and start-ups.

Mr. Kim is passionate and outgoing. He is a 10 km runner, and a basketball fan.

Dae-Youn KIM

  • Title
    Patent Attorney
  • Industry
  • Education
    - Yonsei University, B.S. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    - Cyber University of Korea, Bachelor of Law
  • Professional Experience
    - Admitted to Patent Bar, Korea (2008)
    - KBK & Associates (2009~2013)
    - CPA Global Korea (2013~2014)
    - Royal Patent & Law Firm (2014~2018)
    - SungAm Suh International Patent & Law Firm (2018~)

    - Team Leader responsible for conducting preliminary U.S. reference searches and drafting patent applications for Next Generation UX/UI (User Experience / User Interface) Technology for a Korean global electronics company
    - Extensive experience in Standard Essential Patent(SEP) prosecution for various standards- 3GPP NR(New Radio)/LTE(Long Term Evolution), ETSI ITS(Intelligent Transport System; Vehicular Communications), DVB(Digital Video Broadcasting), IEEE 1609-WAVE(Wireless Access in Vehicular Environments), ATSC(Advanced Television System Committee), IEEE 802.11ax(WIFI), , and WPC(Wireless Power Consortium; Qi Wireless Power Transfer)
    - Managing comprehensive and various IP projects for Korean global companies- Invalidity search, FTO (Freedom To Operate) Search, Prior art search
    - Working with Korean start-up companies with providing consultancy on full IP strategy and Service
    - Member of evaluation committee in start-up incubation center of Seoul National University
    - Lecturer on “How to perform invalidity search”, KINPA(Korean Intellectual Property Association) (2014)
    - Lecturer on “Domestic and overseas patent prosecution strategy for tech start-ups”, Naver Start-up Factory, (2015)
    - Lecturer on “Introduction on intellectual property and patent”, Ehwa Woman’s University, (2016, 2017, 2019)
    - Lecturer on “Introduction to Intellectual Property and Patent”, Hangyang University ERICA Campus, (2018)
  • Membership
    - KPAA (Korean Patent Attorneys Association)
    - AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property