- J.D., UC Hastings College of the Law, 2006, cum laude
- M.S., University of Michigan, 1994
- B.S., Peking University, 1991
Wenrong "Helen" Huang is special counsel in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the firm's Palo Alto office.
Areas of Practice
Ms. Huang's practice focuses on counseling and prosecuting patent applications worldwide in the fields of chemical, pharmaceutical, life science, and medical device. Her practice also extends to performing due diligence analyses, rendering opinions relating to patent related issues, such as validity, infringement, inventorship, and freedom to operate, drafting and negotiating IP related terms in various agreements, and FDA Orange Book listings.
As a research chemist at a leading biopharmaceutical company prior to her legal career, Ms. Huang has many years of industrial experience in designing and synthesizing novel organic molecules as potential drug candidates.