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Honolulu, Hawaii
T: (808) 523-8894
Leighton Chong, Of Counsel

Mr. CHONG received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Yale University (1971), and Doctor of Law degree from Boston University School of Law (1974). He is admitted to practice law in the States of New York (1975) and Hawaii (1993) and U.S. District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and District of Hawaii, and is a registered patent attorney with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Practice areas include Patent, Trademark, Copyright and Unfair Competition Law with technical experience in computers, software, and electronics. He practices as principal attorney in his Honolulu, Hawaii, office affiliated with the Firm.


Practice Area

Patent, Trademark, Copyright and Unfair Competition Law

Bar Admissions

HAWAII, October 1993 - present

NEW YORK, July 1975 - present

REGISTERED PATENT ATTORNEY, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, Registration No. 27,621, April 1975 – present

HAWAII STATE BAR ASSOCIATION, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY & TECHNOLOGY LAW SECTION, former Chair and current Director

Education

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, graduate studies in public policy and macroeconomics, 1981 - 82.

BOSTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW, Juris Doctor degree, 1974.

YALE UNIVERSITY, Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in computer science and electrical engineering, 1971

IOLANI HIGH SCHOOL, Honolulu, Hawaii, graduated 1967