Tzy-Ying (Sandy) Chiu

Tzy-Ying (Sandy) Chiu

Associate

Tzy-Ying (Sandy) Chiu focuses her practice on intellectual property in general corporate and securities matters. Sandy handles intellectual property worldwide portfolio management for many public and private companies and advises on protecting intellectual property and minimizing risks. She also advises clients on copyright protection, brand development as well as trademark use, registration, prosecution, clearance, cybersquatting and enforcement.

Capabilities

Experience

  • Represented Centre Partners in connection with its acquisition of Guy & O’Neill, Inc., a consumer products company that focuses on private label and contract manufacturing.
  • Law Clerk, Infinite Energy, Inc., Corporate Counsel, 2013-2014
  • Advanced Certified Legal Intern, Juvenile Law Clinic, 2013-2014
  • Extern, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Patent Cooperation Treaty, Summer 2012

Recognition & Leadership

  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association of South Florida
    • President-Elect, 2018-2019 
    • Vice President of Membership, 2016-2018
    • Secretary, 2015-2016
  • Mediator, Certified Florida Supreme Court County Court, 2015-2016
  • Leadership Council Take Stock in Children, Miami Chapter
  • Member, Law Alumni Council, University of Florida Levin College of Law
  • United Way of Miami-Dade
    • Young Leader
    • Member, Women's Leadership Council
  • Member, Florida Blue Key
  • Member, American Bar Association
    • Committee Member, Trademark and the Internet
    • Subcommittee, Social Media and Terms of Use
  • Committee Member, Kozyak Minority Mentoring Foundation Fellowship

 

 

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., cum laude, University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2014
    • President, Intellectual Property and Technology Law Association, 2014
    • Member, Journal of Technology Law and Policy , 2012-2014
      • Senior Research Editor, 2013
      • Articles Editor, 2012
  • B.S., Microbiology and Cell Sciences, cum laude, University of Florida, 2007
    • Inductee, University of Florida Hall of Fame, 2007

Admissions
  • Florida
Languages
  • Chinese (Mandarin), Conversational