Alan Leung

Associate

Washington, D.C.
T +1.202.861.1633
F +1.202.861.1783

Overview

A registered patent attorney, Alan Leung focuses his practice on patent prosecution, litigation and counseling. He prepares and prosecutes utility and design patents before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, conducts due diligence analysis and prepares invalidity and non-infringement opinions. Alan works closely with clients to develop and manage their patent portfolios for products and technologies.

Prior to his legal career, Alan worked as a patent examiner for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He has insights into both sides of the patent application process and is experienced in effective examiner interviewing strategies and prosecution procedures. Alan also previously served as an extern for the U.S. Department of Justice and assisted with patent and trademark litigation matters before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Select Experience

  • Representing a Fortune 500 manufacturing company in a complex patent infringement litigation matter.
  • Representing a defense contracting company in a patent litigation matter before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.
  • Works with clients to develop and manage patent portfolios for products and technologies in the medical device, robotics, aerospace, automotive, consumer electronics and heavy machinery industries. 
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Experience

  • Representing a Fortune 500 manufacturing company in a complex patent infringement litigation matter.
  • Representing a defense contracting company in a patent litigation matter before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.
  • Works with clients to develop and manage patent portfolios for products and technologies in the medical device, robotics, aerospace, automotive, consumer electronics and heavy machinery industries. 

Recognitions and Memberships

Recognitions

  • Lawyers of Color "Hot List" (2013)
  • Samuelson/Glushko Fellow (2011)

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Prior Positions

  • U.S. Department of Justice: Legal Extern 
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office: Patent Examiner 

Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Registration No. 65,039
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • Virginia
  • District of Columbia

Education

  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Managing Editor, University of Pittsburgh Law Review
  • B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University