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University of Cincinnati College of Law Cincinnati, Ohio
Juris Doctor, May 2004
Freedom Center Journal, Dean’s Honor’s List
Admission to New York Bar, 2005
Admission to District of Columbia Bar, 2006
Active member: Association of Corporate Counsel, New York State Bar Association,
Federal Bar Council, District of Columbia Bar Association, America Bar Association
New York City Bar, New York County Lawyers Association
Syracuse University College of Law Syracuse, New York
Phi Alpha Delta, Women’s Law Caucus
Seoul National University Seoul, Korea
Master of Arts in French Language, February 1999 GPA: 3.43/4.0
Bachelor of Arts in French Language, summa cum laude, February 1995 GPA: 3.39/ 4.0
French Journal “La Voix”, Articles Editor Class President 1993-1994
Contract Attorney JULY2016- JAN 2018
Reviewed JAPANESE documents involving PATENT LITIGATION
Spector Roseman Kodroff & Willis, P.C.
Contract Attorney JAN. 2016- MAY 2016
Reviewed KOREAN documents involving ANTI TRUST case (Korean noodle)
jWIN Electronics Corp. Port Washington, New York
General Counsel June 2006-Nov.2015
Review millions JAPANESE documents for various litigations through Relativity and CaseLogistix software
Work closely with inventors to prepare patent documentation for U.S. and Foreign submission. Review the latest inventions. Prosecute as required to protect intellectual property. Counsel CEO on a broad range of business, patent, due diligence, patent-opinion work and other intellectual property matters. Deal with trademark registration, disputes, domain names, and rights of privacy (International trademark and patent related affairs) Review patent litigation documents involving International Trade Commission (ITC). Draft and negotiate commercial real estate leases and trademark licensing agreements.
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP New York, New York
Contract Attorney April, 2006- May, 2006
Reviewed French legal and financial documents involving international commercial litigation
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP New York, New York
Contract Attorney February, 2006-March, 2006
Reviewed French legal and financial documents involving shareholders’ derivative lawsuit
The Brualdi Law Firm New York, New York
Associate Attorney April, 2005-January, 2006
Conducted complex research and writing on all manner of corporate derivative suits as well as class action litigation in the securities and antitrust. The legal issues included 1933 Act, 1934 Act, 40 Act and NYSE reporting and compliance issues, preparation and filing of registration statements and Forms 10-Q, 10-K, 8-K, Forms 3, 4 and 5. Reviewed compliance documents for NASDAQ, SEC and other governmental entities for privilege and confidentiality. Drafted complaints and briefs and prepare deposition.
Analyzed on Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, NASDAQ rules and regulations as well as corporate governance issues, including compliance with SOX, NYSE requirements and ISS guidelines; M&A transactions, public disclosure issues.
Hopkins County 4th judicial circuit, Kentucky Court of Justice Madisonville, Kentucky The Honorable Charles W. Boteler June, 2004-March, 2005
Conducted legal research, evaluate motions, offer opinions on domestic relations, civil and criminal cases.
Drafted bench briefs, judicial orders and opinions for Hon. Charles W. Boteler.
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit Chief Mediator’s Office Cincinnati, Ohio
Law Clerk August-December, 2003
Conducted legal research on variety of topics including tax law, bankruptcy law and ADA claim issues. Attended pre-argument conferences, follow-up conferences and settlement conferences.
Jefferson County District Attorney's Office Birmingham, Alabama
Law Clerk June-August, 2003
Conducted legal research and drafted legal memoranda on criminal law issues.
Attended criminal court proceedings.
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission New York, New York
Law Clerk May- June, 2003
Conducted legal research on variety of topics including employment and labor law issues.
Assisted with various stages of litigation including pre-trial conferences, settlement, hearings and trials.
Law Office of Blake R. Maislin Cincinnati, Ohio
Law Clerk February-May, 2003
Researched and wrote memoranda in search of laws as medical malpractice, product liability
and personal injury. Drafted extensive brief to court on topic of mechanic’s lien claim.
Attended client meetings, depositions, trials, and settlement conferences.
Hamilton County, Ohio Court of Common Pleas Cincinnati, Ohio The Honorable Robert P. Ruehlman February-May, 2003
Conducted legal research on topics including civil and criminal law issues.
Drafted bench briefs, judicial orders and opinions.
Participated in corporate and labor litigation as well as criminal and personal injury cases.
Exposed to various stages of litigation including pre-trial conferences, motion hearings, settlement,
hearings, trials, and sentencing.
Civil Service Employees Association, Inc., Local 1000, AFSCME, AFL-CIO
Legal Department, NYS Headquarters Albany, New York
Law Clerk June-July, 2002
Conducted legal research involving labor law issues.
Prepared legal memoranda and drafted briefs, attended arbitrations and hearings.
The Housing Advocates, Inc. Cleveland, Ohio
Law Clerk August 2002
Conducted legal research on topics including public housing law, landlord-tenant litigation issues
and predatory lending.
Interviewed clients, drafted briefs and legal memoranda.
Volunteer, Employees Right Center Cincinnati, Ohio, February - May, 2003
Volunteer, Tenant Information Project Cincinnati, Ohio, February - May, 2003
Volunteer Income Tax Assistant Syracuse, New York, March- April, 2002
Certified French Teacher, Seoul National University, February 1995
LANGUAGES & INTERESTS
Fluent in French, Japanese and Korean. Able to read and write Chinese. Swimming and Playing Korean flute.