CHICAGO January 27, 2023) – Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Daniel Kim, who joined the Chicago office as an Of Counsel member of the Firm’s growing Intellectual Property Practice Area. Mr. Kim’s practice will focus on complex intellectual property litigation, prosecution, licensing, and counseling in matters involving patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets.
Mr. Kim has worked with clients from different countries and industries in various technologies including mechanical, biomedical, and electrical engineering, material science, software, design, and pharmaceuticals. He has significant experience representing pharmaceutical companies in patent infringement actions for generic drug products under the Hatch-Waxman Act.
In addition, his practice also includes appellate advocacy, opinion work, regulatory analysis, due diligence, compliance, settlement negotiation, cross-border protection of intellectual property in connection with mergers and acquisitions, and counseling involving patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets, and corporations.
Mr. Kim also has research experience in the fields of biomedical devices, material science, and neurology, including BioMEMS devices, biopolymer synthesis and drug delivery applications, biomedical devices and systems design, diagnosis and treatment of conditions and disease involving the brain, among others.
A former colleague of Chicago Partner-in-Charge and Intellectual Property Practice Area Chair Steven E. Feldman at a prior firm, Mr. Kim also clerked for Magistrate Judge Young B. Kim in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Mr. Kim also spent four years as managing director of a small business in Cincinnati, Ohio.
“We are pleased to welcome Daniel back to our team. Daniel brings a keen intellect and a variety of professional experiences that will be of immediate value to our clients,” remarked Feldman. “He helps strengthens our IP group in a number of areas and we’re very excited for his future with the firm.”
Mr. Kim is admitted to practice in the state of Illinois, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He earned his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School, and his bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering, graduating magna cum laude from Duke University.