Michelle Yang is an associate in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. Ms. Yang focuses her practice on litigating patent cases before the International Trade Commission and federal courts involving complex consumer electronics and semiconductor technologies. Ms. Yang has been a member of four trial teams and questioned a witness at trial.
Ms. Yang has represented clients in matters involving graphical user interface and multimedia messaging software, semiconductor fabrication, microelectromechanical systems, and microprocessor technologies, breathing therapies, high-end barcode scanners, and skincare device technologies. Her litigation experience includes handling technical and damages issues from discovery through claim construction and trial. She has argued Markman and motions in limine.
Ms. Yang received her J.D. from Harvard Law School, where she was executive editor of the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy and competed in the Williston Negotiation Competitions. She graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in biology. Ms. Yang previously clerked for the Honorable Victor J. Wolski, United States Court of Federal Claims.
Ms. Yang is admitted to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. She is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.
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