Lisa Li focuses her practice on U.S. and China cross-border transactions and litigations, particularly in matters involving technology companies, venture capital, and real estate. She is knowledgeable of the business, cultural, and legal environments in China and the United States.
Lisa represents a broad range of public, private, and startup clients, ranging from mobile app developers, game developers, app publishers, ecommerce retailers, cloud service providers, to manufacturers of consumer electronics, mobile phones, and electric cars.
Lisa has considerable experience in U.S. patent, trademark, and copyright laws, as well as the procurement and protection of intellectual property globally. Lisa practices before the United State Patent and Trademark Office, federal district courts, and the International Trade Commission. In addition, Lisa serves in the role of outside general counsel to a number of U.S. subsidiaries of Chinese and Taiwanese companies and routinely advises on their U.S. operation, asset management, employment, export and import, investments, licensing, and product liability issues.
Lisa also counsels many China-based real estate developers on corporate formation, joint venture, investment structure, legal due diligence, contract negotiation, and dispute resolution involving the lease, acquisition, construction, and renovation of residential condominiums, office buildings, data centers, and warehouses.
- Trademark prosecution, clearance, and litigation
- Copyright protection, licensing, and enforcement
- IP due diligence
- U.S. export control
- Patent litigation, evaluation, and strategies
- International Trade Commission investigation
- License agreements dispute resolution
- Trade secrets litigation
- Venture capital investments
- Real estate investments and constructions