John K. Kim

John K. Kim

Partner
jkim@lrrc.com vCard
602.262.0207
602.262.5747 fax
201 East Washington Street
Suite 1200
Phoenix, AZ 85004

John K. Kim has more than 25 years of experience in virtually all aspects of intellectual property law, including patents, trademarks, and copyrights. John's transactional practice includes preparing and prosecuting patent, trademark and copyright applications in the United States and abroad, as well as conducting all types of investigations on intellectual property assets and drafting and negotiating IP license agreements.

John also has wide-ranging litigation experience involving patent, trademark, and copyright infringement claims. In addition, John has prosecuted a number of AIA trials before the Patent and Trial Appeal Board of the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association, Member
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Co-Chair, Patent Subcommittee
  • Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey, Board of Directors, 2014
  • Arizona Asian American Bar Association, Member

Representative Matters

  • Prepared and prosecuted numerous patent, trademark and copyright applications in the United States and abroad.
  • Served as lead litigation counsel in numerous IP litigation cases in federal district court and patent and trademark trial proceedings at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Distinctions

  • Best of Arizona - Intellectual Property Group, 2018
  • Lexology's Client Choice Award USA & Canada, Intellectual Property – Patents, New Jersey, Recipient, 2014
  • Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award, New York, NY, 2014
  • Lexology's Client Choice Award USA & Canada, United States: New Jersey, Team Member, 2013
  • New Jersey Law Journal's "General Litigation Department of the Year" Award, Member, Winning Team, 2013

Other Info

Education

J.D., Rutgers University School of Law - Newark, 1994
B.S., The Cooper Union, 1991

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 2019
New York, 1998
New Jersey, 1994
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Court Admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York