■QUALIFICATIONS - PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Ho Hyun Nahm is an internationally respected and recognized patent attorney and leading authority in the practice of international intellectual property law. Born in Youngdong, Choongbuk Province, Korea in 1953, he obtained his LL.B. from the College of Law at Choungju University
in 1976 and M.P.A. from the Graduate School of Public Administration at Seoul National University in 1985. He served as a Partner at Central International Law Firm from 1987 to 1996. He founded his own firm, H.H. Nahm International Patent & Law Firm, in September 1996. As of July in 2006, he established a strategic co-alliance partnership with Barun law, a major firm in Korea and changed the name of firm to BARUN IP & LAW.
■ACTIVITIES - KOREA AND INTERNATIONAL
Advisory Member, Presidential Advisory Council on Science & Technology, a Constitutional institution serving as an advisory board to the President of the Republic of Korea (2005-2006)
President, Korea Chapter, Asia Patent Attorneys Association (APAA) (2012-2015)
President, Korea Trademark Society (1999-2000)
Chairman, Korean Internet Address Dispute Resolution Committee (2014 - 2016), Chairman of APAA Trademark Committee (2003-2009), Current Panelist on U.S. National Arbitration Forum (NAF), World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre (ADNDRC), Czech Arbitration Court (CAC), Panelist of Korean Internet Address Dispute Resolution Committee (2002 - 2016)
Current Arbitrator on Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC), Korean Commercial Arbitration Board.
Member, Korean Industrial Property Law Association, Intellectual Property Forum, International Trademark Association (INTA), European Communities Trademark Association (ECTA), Pharmaceutical Trademarks Group (PTMG), the Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété (AIPPI)
Director and Member, Korean Chapter of Fédération Internationale Des Conseils En Propriété Intellectuelle (FICPI)
Director of International Affairs (March 2000-February 2002) and Member, Korean Patent Attorneys Association
Selected as one of ‘The World’s Leading Experts in Trademark Law’ in 1996 by 'Euromoney Publications PLC’ based in London
Selected as “Leading Intellectual Property Lawyers in Asia Pacific,” “Most Highly Acclaimed Legal Experts in the Intellectual Property Practical Area(s),” “Highly recommended Asia-Pacific focused Lawyers in the Intellectual Property Area(s)” for 7 straight years (2007-2013), by ‘Asia Law’
Recognized as the ‘Man of the Year in Law 2010’ by American Biographical Institute (ABI)
Awarded as the “Winner of the 2010 New Quality Innovation Award (Service Innovation)” for the first time as a professional in the field of patents and legal services in Korea
Awarded “Award in Writing” from the Korean Academy of Invention Education (2015)
Mr. Nahm hosted a weekly TV show and appeared in broadcasting frequently, spoke at international occasions numerously, and wrote a great number of articles and books some of them recorded best seller. For details, please refer to APPENDIX.