Jason Yang Principal Associate Patent agent


Speaks:  English, Mandarin, Cantonese

Qualified: 2014 - Chinese patent attorney


Primary office:  Beijing




Jason Yang

Jason Yang is a qualified Chinese patent attorney with more than ten years' experience in intellectual property (IP).

A member of Gowling WLG's Beijing office since 2017, Jason is highly experienced in various patent-related work, with a primary focus on patent prosecution, patent drafting, patent invalidation and infringement analysis. Jason has numerous experience in working with multi-national corporations for their IP portfolios in both China and Hong Kong, including electronic patents for international home appliance producers and medical device manufacturers, mechanical designs for tool makers, and software patents for some of the biggest IT companies.

Before becoming a patent attorney, Jason worked as an R&D engineer. The solid technical background has given him a sophisticated understanding of the various challenges and opportunities associated with complex inventions.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2017

    • Career
      April 2017
      Gowling WLG, patent agent
  • 2014

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2014
      Qualified, Chinese patent attorney
  • 2013

    • Career
      July 2013
      King and Wood Mallesons, patent agent
  • 2012

    • Career
      March 2012
      CWL Partners, trainee patent attorney
  • 2010

    • Career
      April 2010
      Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute, R&D engineer
  • 2009

    • Education
       2009
      The Chinese University of Hong Kong, M.Phil., Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
  • 2007

    • Education
       2007
      The Chinese University of Hong Kong, B.Eng., Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
On-demand webinar
25 March 2021 Lifecycle of a smart idea | Commercializing artificial intelligence: Strategies for the next era of invention CLE/CPD:1 hour of substantive CPD credits with the LSO and LSBC, and may be eligible for up to 1 hour of CPD/CLE credits in other jurisdictions.