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Dr Bo-Hyun Lee

Associate

German Patent Attorney

Biochemist

As a patent attorney at Maiwald, Bo-Hyun Lee focusses on intellectual property protection in the fields of mechanical engineering, process engineering, electrical engineering and physics. Her work involves securing, enforcing and defending patents and utility models, her professional advice being based on her competence and experience as chemical engineer.

During her studies, Bo-Hyun worked in the Institute of Separation Science & Technology at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg and obtained her doctoral degree with a dissertation entitled “Manufacturing of nano-hollow-fibers in supercritical CO2 by electrospinning”.

Since 2021
Patent attorney at Maiwald
2017-2020
Trainee patent attorney at Maiwald
2010-2016
Deputy Head of Division at Bayerische Forschungsallianz GmbH in the field of European research funding and international cooperation in research
2007-2009
Scientific assistant at the Institute of Separation Science & Technology at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg

2021
Admitted to practice as German patent attorney
2017-2020
Studying law for patent attorneys at the University of Hagen
2007-2009
Doctoral degree in the field of chemical and thermal process engineering from the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg
Until 2007
Studied chemical engineering at Sogang University, the University of California, Berkeley and the Technical University of Munich

  • Patent prosecution and portfolio management
  • Filing strategies and drafting patent applications
  • Freedom-to-operate and validity analysis
  • Opposition and nullity proceedings
  • Patent litigation

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