Professional Biography

Yun (Louise) Lu Partner

  • Shanghai

    D +86.21.2058.0866

    F +86.21.6841.1198


    16F, Hang Seng Bank Tower, 1000 Lujiazui Ring Road, Pudong New Area


  • San Diego

    T +1.858.720.5700

    F +1.858.720.5799

    San Diego

    11452 El Camino Real, Suite 300

    San Diego, CA 92130-2080




Louise Lu has a broad intellectual property practice with a focus on patent litigation. She has litigated numerous patent infringement cases in such forums as Section 337 investigations before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) and federal district courts. Louise also has substantial experience in coordinating patent invalidity proceedings internationally, patent prosecution in front of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and post-grant proceedings before the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), including both inter partes review (IPR) and Covered Business Method (CBM) review proceedings.

Louise is experienced in a wide range of technical areas, including 3-D printing, smartphone software functionalities, software design and testing, computer architecture and design, network systems, computer database programming, mechanics and semiconductor devices and design. Prior to law school, Louise worked as a project coordinator in computer database and network system programming and design.

Louise is also dedicated to pro bono work and has recently obtained a favorable ruling from a Social Security Administration Administrative Law Judge reinstating benefits for a disabled veteran with HIV complications and recent open-heart surgery.

Related Employment

  • Adli Law Group P.C., Los Angeles, CA, Co-Founder; Associate, 2010 - 2011
  • Chan Law Group LLP, Los Angeles, CA, Associate, 2009 - 2010
  • Fish & Richardson P.C., Redwood City, CA, Associate, 2007 - 2009; Summer Associate, 2006
  • Rich IP & Co., Taipei, Taiwan, Summer Associate, 2005

Please note that we are a foreign law firm registered with the Ministry of Justice of the People's Republic of China. Under current Chinese regulations, we are allowed to provide information concerning the effects of the Chinese legal environment, but we are not authorized to practice Chinese law or to render legal opinions in respect of Chinese law. We work in cooperation with a number of Chinese law firms and can assist clients who require a legal opinion in respect of any Chinese law matter or other assistance from a Chinese firm.





Bar and Court Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California


  • UC Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 2007, Staff Editor, Hastings Business Law Journal
  • University of New Hampshire, Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property, M.A., Intellectual Property Rights, 2004
  • SOAS, University of London, Academic English Studies, 2000
  • National Taiwan University, B.S., Computer Science and Information Engineering, 1997


  • Chinese - Mandarin