Korean USA law Attorney Byeongho Kang

Byeongho Kang

Partner / U.S. Attorney


  • Emory University Law School, J.D.
  • Indiana University Maurer Law School, LL.M.
  • Kyung Hee University, LL.B.
  • Seoul Cyber University, B.S., Computer Engineering


  • Klaus Kang Law Office, Attorney at Law
  • Korea Expressway Corporation, IP Legal Department
  • Korea Invention Promotion Association (KIPA), Senior Staff

Publications & Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Statutory Bar on Registration of Disparaging Trademarks, Emory Law, 2017
  • Constitutional Court of Korea, Foreign Legal Reporter
  • Evaluation Commitee member for R&D support project of Innopolis Foundation
  • Advisory Board member of Korea University of Technology and Education


  • District of Columbia


  • Korean, English


Byeongho is a Partner at the Hwain IP Law Group. His experience includes representing and consulting clients across numerous industries, including fashion and apparel, cosmetic, chemical purification, media and entertainment, among others.

Since 2010, he has a wide range of education and experiences in IP and foreign legal affairs in public institutions, corporations, and law firms. He also has experience with a variety of project and contract types including NDA, investment. sales, agency, IP assignment, etc.

Byeongho frequently writes about a variety of IP and legal issues. Recent topics have included US and Korea’s statutory bar on registration of trademark, copyright dispute in the UK, and US and Korea’s marriage immigration system.

Practice Areas

IP Transactions & Litigation
Design Patent
U.S. Law