Aaron Wininger

Principal at Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner PA
Ranked in IP management consultancy, Legal
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“Aaron Wininger is a great patent attorney who is knowledgeable about IP prosecution and cross-border enforcement matters, especially when it comes to China and the United States.”

Aaron Wininger's Profile

Aaron Wininger is a principal and Schwegman’s director of China intellectual property practice. Aaron counsels both US and Chinese companies on patent and trademark portfolio development, non-infringement and invalidity opinions, and cross-border enforcement of intellectual property rights, including enforcement of patents via Amazon’s Patent Evaluation Express (APEX) programme. He has worked with clients in the areas of software, networks, lasers, medical devices, semiconductors and physics. His knowledge of both the Chinese and American markets allows him to advise his clients as they expand and enforce their intellectual property portfolios. He frequently publishes articles on his blog, China IP Law Update.

Mr Wininger was named a National Law Review Go-To Thought Leader in the area of Intellectual Property Law by the National Law Review (2020) (the National Law Review is operated by the National Law Forum, LLC). He has worked in China for more than a decade and is conversational in Mandarin.

He is quoted regularly in major periodicals regarding IP law including Bloomberg, IPLaw360, IAM, Asia IP Magazine, Managing IP, The Fashion Law and the South China Morning Post. He has also spoken on many webinars.

He earned his JD at Fordham University School of Law, and a BS in applied physics from Columbia University.

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