Mary Huang is an associate in the firm’s Seattle office whose practice focuses on intellectual property and technology law matters. She advises a diverse range of clients, from startups to multinational companies, on a variety of complex matters and transactions involving technology and intellectual property. Ms. Huang has particular experience dealing with software/platform development and licensing, copyright, trademarks, mobile technology, social media, branding and marketing, and privacy.
Prior to joining K&L Gates, Ms. Huang was an IP and technology lawyer for a pre-eminent IP team in a law firm in Sydney, Australia. She has extensive experience dealing with global companies on matters of international scale involving cross-border issues, significant intellectual property assets, and complex technology. In working with clients in a wide range of industries, including technology; retail; health and wellbeing; hospitality; telecommunications; and gaming, she is familiar with the different business needs in addressing legal and regulatory issues.
In addition to her experience as a lawyer, Ms. Huang was a research assistant for Professor Franco Ferrari at New York University School of Law while pursuing her LL.M. at the law school. Her research focused on international sales law and conflict of law issues in the context of international transactions. She has worked in-house for Canon (the leading global developer and manufacturer of imaging and optical products), where she has experience working with engineers to develop emerging technology by providing business-friendly legal solutions.
Intellectual Property, Media and Technology