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Dr Yun-Suk Jang

Patent Attorney Trainee
Chemist

Yun-Suk Jang is a patent attorney trainee at Maiwald. With in-depth knowledge in the fields of biochemistry and chemistry, he provides support and advice to universities and companies in the chemical and pharmaceutical fields on patent applications as well as on opposition and appeal proceedings in Germany and Europe.

While working on his doctorate, Yun-Suk Jang researched asymmetric transition metal catalysis systems for synthesizing chiral molecules, which work enabled him to build up specialist expertise in organometallic chemistry. Yun-Suk Jang's scientific results have been published in numerous high-impact journals and presented at international conferences in Korea, Belgium, Germany and Switzerland.

During his earlier studies in England, South Korea and Munich, Yun-Suk Jang carried out research work on drug delivery systems, natural product syntheses and plastic explosives.

Career
Since 2019Trainee patent attorney at Maiwald
Education
Since 2019Studying law for patent attorneys at the University of Hagen
2015-2019Doctoral degree in the field of organometallic chemistry at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
2013-2015Master’s degree in chemistry at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich and École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
2009-2013Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and chemistry at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Korea University and Imperial College London
Services
  • Patent prosecution and portfolio management
  • Filing strategies and drafting patent applications
  • Freedom-to-operate and validity analysis
  • Opposition and nullity proceedings
Languages

German, English, Korean, French