As a member of Lee & Ko’s IP and Healthcare Practice Groups, Jung Hyun Uhm’s practice focuses on patent litigation, trade secret litigation and other legal matters involving technology of all types, with a particular emphasis on technology in the healthcare/life sciences sector. She has experience handling IP-related legal matters involving a wide range of technologies, including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, chemicals, electronics and heavy machinery. Ms. Uhm has successfully assisted both domestic and international clients in connection with the enforcement of their IP rights in numerous cases in Korea and the U.S. She recently returned from a long term secondment at a Korea-based multinational biotech company.
Prior to joining Lee & Ko, Ms. Uhm worked in the New York office of a leading international law firm representing Korean and multinational clients on various IP and other commercial matters. She also worked at a major Korean law firm for several years handling a wide range of international litigation and transactional matters.
Ms. Uhm is admitted to the New York Bar.
New York University, School of Law – LL.M.: 2012
Columbia University, School of Law– J.D: 2003
Pohang University of Science and Technology – B.A. in Life Sciences: 1995