Hankil D. KANG

  • Senior Foreign Attorney
  • T. +82-2-3404-0244
  • F. +82-2-3404-0805
  • E. hankil.kang@bkl.co.kr

Overview

Hankil D. Kang is a senior foreign attorney at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (BKL). Mr. Kang's main practice areas include IP-related international disputes and IP-related transactions. Prior to joining BKL, he handled patent suits and licensing matters at major U.S. law firms and a global electronics company. Since joining the IP Team of BKL in 2016, he has handled various disputes involving patent, trade secret, copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property rights and has advised on licensing agreement and other contracts involving intellectual property issues.

Representative Experience

2016-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2013-2016 Covington & Burling LLP, Washington D.C.
2010-2013 Legal Counsel, IP Legal Team, Samsung Electronics
2007-2009 McDermott Will & Emery LLP, Washington D.C.

Representative Matters

Advised Company A on a domestic patent infringement case
Advised Company B on a copyright infringement case in the U.S.
Advised Company C on patent infringement cases in the ITC and the U.S. district court
Advised Company D on negotiations regarding a patent license agreement
Represented Company E in an arbitration case involving breach of a license agreement
Advised Company A on a domestic patent infringement case
Advised Company B on a copyright infringement case in the U.S.
Advised Company C on patent infringement cases in the ITC and the U.S. district court
Advised Company D on negotiations regarding a patent license agreement
Represented Company E in an arbitration case involving breach of a license agreement
Advised Company F on a trade secret misappropriation case in the U.S.
Advised many companies on license agreements

Education

2007 Duke University School of Law (J.D.)
2004 University of Florida (M.S.)
1998 Georgetown University (B.S.)

Qualifications

2010 US Patent and Trademark Office
2009 Washington D.C.
2008 New York