Hui (Hugh) Zhao

Associate | Austin | (512) 767-0324
(512) 767-0324

Hugh Zhao is an associate in Morrison & Foerster’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group in the Austin office.

Hugh leverages his Ph.D. in organic and polymer chemistry and extensive research experience to inform his patent practice strategies. He regularly advises clients in the pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical device, and clean energy industries. Hugh’s extensive technical training enables him to develop a quick understanding of the technology at issue, effectively work with inventors and experts, identify critical prior art, and develop creative legal arguments.

Hugh shares clients' passion for scientific discoveries and technology breakthroughs. Hugh has more than 40 journal publications with a total citation of 2,500 times and H-index of 28, as well as 7 US patents.

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