Bookoff McAndrews (BoMc) is pleased to announce the election of Sangwoo Ahn to the partnership, effective January 1, 2022.

“Sangwoo has made exceptional contributions to the firm’s clients, as well as to the firm’s culture, values, and growth,” says Chris Agrawal. “He is conscientious, diligent, and thoughtful with both clients and colleagues. We could not be more thrilled to welcome him to the partnership.”

Sangwoo joined BoMc after 13 years at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), where he served as a primary patent examiner. He has leveraged his deep knowledge of USPTO practice to advise BoMc clients on patent strategies and collaborate with patent examiners on finding productive solutions.

Sangwoo advises BoMc clients on building high-value patent portfolios spanning a wide array of technologies, including software, Internet, semiconductor, and mechanical technologies. He also specializes in analyzing IP assets in both defensive and offensive postures, including validity and infringement opinions, freedom to operate analyses, and competitive landscape studies.

BoMc provides high-quality patent prosecution, strategic counseling, and IP transactional representation to sophisticated technology companies around the world. With a diverse group of experienced patent attorneys working together in Washington, D.C. and across the United States, BoMc offers exceptional teamwork, value, and client service.