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Holly Ying Li

New York
Phone: (212) 259-7300
Hli@ckrlaw.com
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BAR ADMISSIONS

New York
New Jersey
United States Patent & Trademark Office
Southern District of New York;
Eastern District of New York
District Court of New Jersey
United States Court of Appeals For The Federal Circuit


AREAS OF PRACTICE

Intellectual Property
Trademarks and Brands
Licensing and Technology Transfer
IP Litigation
Strategic Counseling and Portfolio Development
China Practice
Venture Capital Funding and Startup Formation


ACCREDITATIONS

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering from Peiyang-Tianjin University

J.D. Rutgers University School of Law


LANGUAGES

Mandarin
English
French
German

Holly Ying Li has over 2 decades of experience in cross-border intellectual property practices, focusing on cross-border IP litigations, strategic advice, licensing, IPR's offensive and defensive proceedings, patent assertions, prosecutions, portfolio management, asset acquisitions, monetization, and commercialization; start up formation and venture capital funding. She represents clients in a wide range of industries, ranging from optical networking, AI, semiconductors, IoT, blockchain to fashion companies.

She started her career as a patent and technology licensing manager at Lucent Technologies (now Nokia) and subsequently, embarked her law firm career with Baker & McKenzie and Quinn Emanuel, where she honed her patent drafting, prosecution, opinion, assertion, infringement defense, patent litigation, and cross-border IP dispute resolution skills. She then headed up an IP group in a leading tech company where she successfully managed the corporation's worldwide IP portfolios and grew the value of its patent assets by implementing a series of winning patent monetization strategies worldwide. Prior to joining CKR, Ms. Li has built up an IP Asset management advisory firm based in Hong Kong in addition to counseling clients on various IP related legal matters.

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