New York University School of Law
LL.M., Wallace Scholar
Northwestern University School of Law
J.D., Dean's List
Fudan University, Shanghai, China
LL.B., with honors
Peking University, Beijing, China
Admitted to practice law in the state of Washington
Limited recognition to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office
Qualified to practice before China State Intellectual Property Office
Passed the China National Bar Examination
Passed the New York State Bar Examination
Member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association
David received law degrees from both China and the U.S. and has considerable experience in intellectual property counseling.
Prior to joining Lee & Hayes, David worked for several leading U.S. law firms in Shanghai, China and has substantial working experience in intellectual property counseling, technology transfer and licensing between the U.S. and China. He also obtained substantial U.S. litigation experience as a law clerk for the Illinois Attorney Generals Office, Antitrust Bureau and a litigation law firm in Chicago.