Sunny is a dual qualified patent attorney/agent specialised in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the mechanical engineering field. His practice also extends to manufacturing/automotive engineering, as well as IT/software and consumer electronics. He has advised local start-ups and multinational companies on validity questions and patent oppositions. Prior to becoming a patent attorney, Sunny gained experience in auditing IP portfolios and conducting clearance studies on printing machinery and consumables.
Sunny obtained his Bachelor degree with Distinction in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Technology Sydney, and a Master of Laws in Intellectual Property Law from the University of Hong Kong. He also holds the qualifications of Chinese Patent Attorney and US Patent Agent.
Prior to joining Marks & Clerk, Sunny worked in an international law firm and in an IP firm focusing on patent and design matters. He joined Marks & Clerk Hong Kong in 2018.