Wency Yu

Partner at LexField Law Offices

Not only does Wency Yu have over 10 years of experience in both contentious and non-contentious IP matters in China, she can also deliver her advice in several languages (English, Japanese and Chinese). Her practice focuses on strategic IP counselling, trademark portfolio management and anti-counterfeiting strategy. She has handled thousands of IP cases in China, representing leading multinational corporations in various industries, including technology, energy, luxury and fashion, automotive industries.

Prior to joining LexField, Ms Yu was an associate for over eight years at Baker McKenzie’s Beijing office. She also worked at Toyota China and Jeekai & Partners.

Ms Yu earned an LLM from Stanford Law School, a JD from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and a BA from Peking University. She is qualified in China and New York.

Representative cases

  • Represented a European electronic company in company name complaints before the local administrative authorities
  • Represented two US companies against multiple copyright infringement claims
  • Advised an automotive company on cross-border trademark, trade dress, company name infringement and unfair competition litigation
  • Successfully represented plaintiffs in three separate ‘original equipment manufacturer’ exemption civil actions
  • Obtained well-known mark status for a European luxury brand
  • Convinced the local authorities to raid, prosecute and convict manufacturers of refurbished products on behalf of a US technology company
  • Negotiated a global trademark co-existence agreement on behalf of a leading technology company with another leading technology company

Firm details

LexField Law Offices
Suite 1009 China Life Tower
16 Chao Yang Men Wai Street
Chaoyang District
Beijing 100020
China

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