Los Angeles—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that Rex Hwang has joined the Firm as a Partner in the Litigation Department and Patent Litigation Group. Hwang’s extensive experience includes litigating complex patent, trademark, and copyright disputes, handling AIA proceedings (such as IPRs, CBMs and PGRs) at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and counseling relating to intellectual property procurement and development. His practice covers all aspects of intellectual property law and he has handled matters covering a wide range of technologies and products.
“We are excited to welcome Rex to the Firm” said Stan Gibson, chair of JMBM’s Lateral Hiring Committee and Patent Litigation Group. “His background in complex litigation matters will enhance the depth and quality of the Patent Litigation Group and he will be an exceptional resource for our clients.”
Hwang has represented a wide range of clients, including Fortune 500 companies and businesses such as LG, VIZIO, British Broadcasting Corp., SHFL entertainment, Bally Gaming, BEA Systems, Inc., Oracle, and Fuji Xerox, among others.
“JMBM offers an outstanding platform for my practice,” said Hwang. “I look forward to working with a team that has a proven track record for excellence and providing clients with desirable results.”
Previously of Glaser Weil LLP, Hwang received his J.D. from the University of Kansas School of Law and received his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the same university. He is a member of the Board of Governors for the Los Angeles Korean American Bar Association and the Big 12 LA Liaison for the KU Alumni Association. He is a member of the Los Angeles Intellectual Property Association, and writes a quarterly article about recent decisions at the Federal Circuit in “New Matter,” the official publication of the State Bar of California IP Section.
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