George Y. Wang
George Wang has over 17 years of experience in intellectual property law. George is a registered patent attorney with diverse legal experience in litigation, prosecution, counseling, licensing, commercial and government contracts, and compliance, all of which were refined from many years of in-house corporate, private, and government practice.
George manages patent portfolios for our clients in optical networking and testing, telecommunications, computer architecture, medical devices, software, and business methods. With his extensive skillset, George has represented start-ups, government contractors, and Fortune 10 companies, specializing in portfolio management, post grant proceedings, inter partes reviews, foreign oppositions, invalidity, clearance, licensing, branding & marketing, data privacy, negotiations, due diligence, risk mitigation, and all aspects of litigation and pre-litigation work.
Prior to joining Mannava &Kang, P.C., George was Chief IP Counsel at ByteCubed LLC, Senior IP Counsel at General Electric Co., and IP Counsel at JDS Uniphase Corp. (now Viavi Solutions). Before that, George was Counsel at Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale & Dorr LLP (“WilmerHale”), and Senior Associate at Hunton & Williams LLP (now Hunton Andrews Kurth). George was also a law clerk at the Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) and a Patent Examiner at the USPTO.