Liying Sun, Ph.D., counsels clients on a variety of intellectual property (IP) issues that often involve patent strategies. She also prosecutes foreign and US patents relating to diverse industries, including computer software, information technology, Internet technology, telecommunications, mechanical engineering, semiconductor manufacturing, electronic devices, and electrical engineering industries. Liying’s Ph.D. is in physics and she has a B.A. in physics and computer science. She is fluent in Chinese and English.
Mount Holyoke College, 1999, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa
Stanford University, 2005, Ph.D. (Physics)
University of California, Berkeley School of Law, 2008, J.D.
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Intellectual Property, Law360 (2019)
Recommended, Intellectual property: Patents: prosecution (including re-examination and post-grant proceedings), The Legal 500 US (2019)