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Kyle  Chen



New York University School of Law, LL.M.
  • Taxation
  • Advanced Professional Certificate in Law and Business (Stern School of Business)
University of Notre Dame Law School, J.D.
  • cum laude
Purdue University, B.S.
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation (Krannert School of Management)

Prior Employment

  • Sughrue Mion, PLLC, Washington, D.C., Associate, 2015-2016

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions


  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Taiwanese

Professional Affiliations

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

American Bar Association

  • Intellectual Property Law Section

American Intellectual Property Law Association

American Law and Economics Association

News & Resources


Kyle Chen is a registered patent attorney focusing his practice on patent, patent litigation, and IP counseling. He represents clients from a wide range of technology sectors, including home automation and security, automotive components, retail merchandising, consumer goods, and construction equipment.

Patent Litigation:

  • Served as first backup counsel in defending a patent owner in an inter partes review proceeding
  • Drafted infringement, non-infringement, and invalidity opinions
  • Performed claim constructions analyses
  • Drafted complaints, motions, and memoranda in connection with patent litigation of various stages

Freedom to operate / landscape IP analysis:

  • Performed analyses relating to mechanical and electrical devices


  • Drafted asset purchase agreements and licensing agreements relating to patents and trademarks.

Prior to joining Honigman, Kyle worked as an attorney representing multinational corporations where he helped prosecuted hundreds of patent applications in the fields of telecommunication, display, consumer electronics, automotive related devices, digital and analog control systems, and other electrical and mechanical technologies.

Kyle is fluent in Taiwanese and Mandarin Chinese.


  • Served as a legal intern for the Notre Dame Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship Clinic
  • Served as a legal intern for AbbVie, Inc.
  • Served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Thomas Ludington