Young-Bo Shim is a patent attorney at Lee International IP & Law Group in Korea with extensive experience prosecuting patent applications before the Korea Intellectual Property Office in the technical fields of wireless telecommunications, network architecture, computer architecture, business methods, semiconductor devices, software and signal processing, display devices and image processing.

Mr Shim also has a lot of experience in searching for patent/utility model documents and prior art for ongoing patent litigation and in patent clearance searches. Mr Shim has conducted trials before the Intellectual Property Trial and Appeal Board, the Patent Court and the Supreme Court. Mr Shim has also drafted many patent specifications for nano engineering and LED inventions and had them filed with the Korean Intellectual Property Office and USPTO.

Mr Shim is a graduate of Seoul National University (BSc, electrical engineering, 2006) and a graduate of Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC) (LLM, IP and competition law, 2016).