Tommy SF Wang

Tommy Wang

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Tommy Wang (王崧峰) is the founder and principal of Wang IP Law Group, P.C. specializing in Intellectual Property Law. Mr. Wang is a Registered Patent Attorney who is licensed to practice law in California, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, Central District of California, and Southern District of California, the 9th District Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Mr. Wang has extensive experience representing clients in both federal and state courts as well as throughout the country. Mr. Wang also advises numerous international clients on U.S. Patent law.

Mr. Wang has filed thousands of patents, trademarks, and copyrights and is experienced in negotiating licensing agreements and obtaining favorable settlements for his clients in order to avoid costly trials. Additionally, Mr. Wang is experienced in Intellectual Property litigation through the U.S. Federal District Courts, United States Courts of Appeals, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB).

Although Mr. Wang's practice is primarily focused on patent, trademark, and copyright, he regularly represents clients in antitrust and trade regulation, unfair competition, international business transactions, and other complex business litigation matters. Additionally, Mr. Wang is an expert adviser to international businesses in U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulatory compliance.

Mr. Wang's clients range from multinational public companies to individual entrepreneurs with a high net worth. Mr. Wang specializes in representing clients on international business transactions in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and the United States. Mr. Wang is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and Taiwanese, and serves as outside general counsel to many clients seeking legal management and counseling services with regard to their business affairs in the U.S.

Background

As a trained Biochemist, Mr. Wang devotes a large portion of his practice to the preparation and prosecution of patent applications in the field of medical devices, biochemical sciences, and chemical sciences. Prior to practicing law, Mr. Wang worked as a clinical research coordinator at the Hospital of University of Pennsylvania's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Mr. Wang's research experience allowed him to contribute to several ground-breaking projects from conceptualization to Internal Review Board and Federal Drug Administration (FDA) approval. Mr. Wang also worked as a patent search professional at Cardinal Intellectual Property, where he conducted patentability, infringement, validity, freedom to operate, and landscape searches while drafting opinions based on his search results.

Recognition and Accolades

Los Angeles Confidential Magazine hails Mr. Wang as "one of the preeminent intellectual property attorneys in the business." With his multinational clientele expanding from the United States to Asia to Europe, Mr. Wang is uniquely positioned not only due to his expertise in the field but because of his valuable resources to assist high profile global entrepreneurs in the business. Mr. Wang has been featured in Forbes and Fortune due to his uniquely international approach to the legal field, as well as his zealous drive as an entrepreneur. (Los Angeles Confidential Magazine) In addition to being featured in these two distinguished publications, Mr. Wang has also been highlighted in MSNBC, the Wall Street Journal and New York Times.

As a result of Mr. Wang's successful and distinctive prospective on corporate and intellectual property law, Mr. Wang has been named a Rising Star by Thomson Reuters' Super Lawyers® for the past three years (2017-2019). This accolade places him among the top 2.5% of attorneys practicing in the state of California. Super Lawyers® is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The Rising Star selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Additionally, Mr. Wang has been honored as a "Top Lawyer in California" by American Lawyer Media for four consecutive years and counting. Every year, recipients of the "Top Lawyers in California" award are nominated and voted for by distinguished members of the legal community. The award recognizes Mr. Wang as one of the select attorneys practicing in California with the highest ethical standards and professional excellence.

Memberships and Associations

Mr. Wang is a member of numerous legal, scientific, and technology associations. Mr. Wang is a Director of the Intellectual Property, Internet & New Media section of the Beverly Hills Bar Association. Additionally, Mr. Wang serves as the Vice President of the Taiwanese American Lawyers Association (TALA). He is also a prominent member of the Monte Jade Science and Technology Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), and the International Trademark Association (INTA).

Community Involvement

Mr. Wang has dedicated his time to serve the community during his free time. He is the Vice President and General Counsel to the Asian Pacific CPA Association (APCPAA), as well as Legal Counsel to Sino American CPA Association (SACPAA). Mr. Wang was also selected by the American Bar Association to advise the Chinese patent office in reforming Chinese government patent rules and regulations. As an advisor on this prestigious committee, Mr. Wang offered his professional opinion by aiding in the revision and betterment of Intellectual Property law guidelines for the National Intellectual Property Administration of the People's Republic of China (CNIPA).

In addition to his involvement and contribution to the legal community, Mr. Wang also serves as an active participant and leader in the field of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Having trained as a Biochemist, Mr. Wang is committed to promoting the values of STEM through education and student engagement. Since 2014, Mr. Wang has been serving as a Grand Award Judge for Biochemistry at Intel's International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF). In that same year, Mr. Wang devoted his time as Grand Judge for the Biochemistry/Molecular Biology section of the California State Science Fair.

Mr. Wang has also lectured at numerous highly regarded institutions including, California Institute of Technology, University of Southern California, University of California at Los Angeles, Cathay Bank, Omni Bank, and the Chinese-American Engineers and Scientists Association of Southern California (CESASC).

Media Contributions

Mr. Wang regularly pens articles for Chinese-American news media outlets to provide legal analysis and insight on Intellectual Property issues. Mr. Wang has contributed to publications such as World Journal, China Press, Sing Tao Daily, City Newsweek, and Epoch Times. He has also been interviewed by CBS, Fox News, ABC7, and NBC for his legal expertise. Mr. Wang is also frequently interviewed in news segments for ETTV America for his interpretation on the legal aspects of current events. In addition to his news commentary, Mr. Wang hosts a weekly segment providing tips to business owners, inventors, and entrepreneurs on intellectual property rights and the key to building a successful company.

Mr. Wang is also featured in the hit reality TV show, iBoss, where he provides guidance and assistance to emerging entrepreneurs and business enthusiasts on their journey to success. With rich experiences navigating both the business and legal realms, Mr. Wang recognizes the value of sound advice and seeks to share his secrets to success through his role on the show.

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Languages:

  • English
  • Mandarin Chinese 國語
  • Taiwanese台語
  • Conversational Spanish

Associations:

Admissions:

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court:
    • Northern District of California
    • Central District of California
    • Southern District of California
  • 9th District Court of Appeals
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
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Wang IP Law Group, P.C. assists clients with Intellectual Property and Business Law in the Los Angeles County, Orange County, San Gabriel Valley, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, San Fernando Valley, San Diego County and San Francisco and San Jose area. Our firm also provides services internationally including representing clients in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan and Israel.

To speak with one of our attorneys today, contact us at (888) 827-8880 or email us at [email protected].

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