Aaron Wininger is a partner in Perkins Coie’s Patent practice who counsels both U.S. and Chinese companies on portfolio development and preparation of their patent applications and office action responses. He has worked with clients in the areas of software, networks (wired and wireless), lasers, medical devices, semiconductors and physics. Aaron has been in China for more than a decade and is conversational in Mandarin. He is a frequent contributor to ZhiChanLi, and his posts can be viewed here.

Jennifer Zhao
is a patent consultant in Perkins Coie’s Shanghai office focusing on intellectual property law. Her experience covers wired/wireless telecommunication, computer software, integrated circuit (IC), automation and electrical home appliances. Jiebin has been drafting and prosecuting patents for over 10 years.

Ling Zhu
 
is a technical specialist in Perkins Coie’s Shanghai office focusing on intellectual property law. Her experience covers integrated circuits (IC), semiconductor fabrication processes and related electrical technologies.

Meirong Cao
is a patent consultant in Perkins Coie’s Shanghai office focusing on intellectual property law. Her experience covers wired/wireless communication, integrated circuits (IC), semiconductor fabrication processes and related electrical technologies.


Lei (Ricky) Tan is a technical specialist in Perkins Coie’s Shanghai office focusing on intellectual property law. His experience covers patent drafting and patent prosecution in a variety of industries, including organic chemical synthesis, chemical engineering, energy, biology, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices.