Keunbong (KB) Do

Associate | San Francisco | (415) 268-7536
(415) 268-7536

Keunbong (KB) Do leverages his industry experience and Ph.D. in biophysical chemistry to assist clients with U.S. and international IP strategies and patent prosecution, as well as supporting our FDA clients.

KB received his J.D. from Harvard Law School. At Harvard, he received an Irving Oberman Memorial Prize, awarded by the dean, for his paper on intellectual property. Prior to law school, KB worked at Samsung SDI as a leader of the Chemical-Mechanical Planarization (CMP) slurry development team and as a senior research engineer in the semiconductor materials development group.

He earned his Ph.D. in biophysical chemistry from Stanford University, where he was a John Stauffer Stanford Graduate Fellow and a Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies Fellow. His research focused on characterizing and engineering fluorescent proteins using various concepts and tools in molecular biology, biochemistry, and physical chemistry.

KB received his B.S., summa cum laude, in chemistry from Seoul National University. He was also a Sergeant in the Republic of Korea Army.

He is admitted to practice in California, and is a fluent Korean speaker.

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