Top Management


Mr. WU Yuhe
General Manager

Patent Attorney, Trademark Attorney, Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Wu received his B.S. in pharmaceutical chemistry from Peking University Health Science Centre in 1989. He joined CPA in 1993, qualified as a patent attorney the following year, and was admitted to practice law in 1995. Mr. Wu was awarded an LL.M. degree by Peking University Law School in 1999, and got further training on the U.S. and European patent prosecution and litigation with law firms in the United States and the United Kingdom respectively.

Mr. Wu has handled many patent application and litigation cases, particularly relating to patent invalidation, patent infringement litigation, patent administrative investigation and litigation, and patent rights ownership dispute. Mr. Wu has broad experience in practicing before the Chinese courts of various levels (including the Supreme People's Court) and IP administrative authorities, and several of his represented cases relating respectively to enforcement of patent rights and judicial reviews of patent validity are selected and recommended by the Supreme People's Court or some other institutes as high-profile, landmark, or exemplary IP cases in China. He has also represented many clients in trademark infringement and counterfeiting cases, as well as lawsuits relating to unfair competition, and IP licensing or assignment contract dispute. Mr. Wu was on the debut list of “leading IP talent” and “National High Calibres in Patent Agency Industry in China” hosted by All China Patent Attorneys Association (ACPAA) in the category of patent-related legal affairs. He is also the panelist for the Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Center.

Mr. Wu has published about 30 academic articles in famed IP journals in China and abroad. He has also participated in a number of important researches, including those undertaken by the State Intellectual Property Office of China (SIPO) on the Chinese Patent Law, the Implementing Regulations of the Patent Law and the Examination Guidelines, and those by Beijing Higher People's Court on determination of patent infringement. He is the co-author of Patent Infringement and Litigation published by All China Patent Attorneys Association (ACPAA), which is part of the materials used for ACPAA's patent attorney training series. Mr. Wu is the vice chairman of the Chinese Group of AIPPI, vice chairman of Beijing Patent Attorneys Association, a standing council member of All China Patent Agents Association, a standing council member of the China Intellectual Property Society (CIPS), and a member of LES China. Working languages: Chinese and English.