Managing Partner at Barron & Young Intellectual Property Ltd
Charles Ho is a managing partner of Barron & Young Intellectual Property – an IP boutique firm based in Hong Kong, which serves a diverse clientele ranging from technology start-ups to small and medium-sized enterprises to multinational corporations around the world. In recent years, the firm has received various awards and been ranked as one of the top e-filers in Hong Kong by the Hong Kong IP Department.
Mr Ho is a rare-breed patent practitioner in Hong Kong who is simultaneously a US patent attorney and a qualified Chinese patent attorney. With over 15 years of experience handling a wide range of IP matters in China, the United States and Hong Kong, Mr Ho leads a diverse team of patent attorneys with backgrounds in mechanical and electrical engineering, information technology, chemistry, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, as well as a team of trademark attorneys who have extensive prosecution and enforcement experience in multiple major jurisdictions.
Among the IP services provided by Barron & Young, Mr Ho and his team have a particularly strong focus on IP prosecution, registration, counselling and enforcement matters, and their work is highly praised by clients. In one instance, an overseas IP lawyer said, “Barron & Young has excellent responsiveness and quality management of my clients’ information. They are also quick, concise and to the point”. Another overseas IP lawyer stated that “Mr. Ho is professional, intelligent and responsive to our client’s needs. I could not be more pleased with Mr. Ho. My clients have benefited from his expertise, advice and work”.