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Bronze - Individuals: litigation
For almost 20 years AIP Patent and Law Firm has been building up its reputation as a litigious stronghold. The technically qualified team has degrees in biotechnology and chemical and mechanical engineering, among others. The practice has recently successfully represented a slew of pharmaceutical companies, both domestic and multinational. It also had a hand in the smooth resolution of a patent infringement case between industrial gas producers for semiconductors. Former Supreme Court judge Soowan Lee established the outfit alongside several Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) examiners and technical advisers.