Mr. Tianyi XU

Patent Attorney, Attorney at Law, Partner                                   


Practice Area:
patent prosecution, re-examination, invalidation, IP litigation, licensing, counseling, legal opinions, trademark prosecution, copyright registration


Professional Experience:
Mr. Xu has extensive experience in patent drafting, prosecution, invalidation, civil litigation, administrative enforcement and legal opinions in the field of mechanical engineering and material science. Mr. Xu counseled with some Fortune 500 clients on IP strategy, patent prosecution and enforcement in China, and represented many top domestic clients to pursue patent protection overseas, especially in North America and Europe. Mr. Xu provided legal counseling services at IP due diligence investigations on several multi-national merger & acquisition projects. Mr. Xu also has solid expertise in legal opinions relating to patent infringement assessment and patentability analysis. Mr. Xu actively attends international conferences including AIPPI, INTA, AIPLA, IPO, etc. Before founding JWT, Mr. Xu has been working as a partner at Unitalen Attorneys at Law for over 6 years, as a senior patent counsel at Beijing office of Rouse Co. International, a Britain-based IP law firm, for about 4 years, and as a patent attorney at China Trademark and Patent Law Office for over 2 years.

LLM in Intellectual Property Law with Honors, The John Marshal Law School (2010)
LLM Program in Civil & Commercial Law, China University of Political Science and Law(2008-2009)
Training Program on China Patent Litigation & Administrative Enforcement by the SIPO (2005)
Training Program on China Patent Litigation by the Beijing High People’s Court (2004)
Master degree in Material Engineering, Anhui University of Technology (1994-1997)
Bachelor degree in Material Engineering, Anhui University of Technology (1990-1994)


Member of China Intellectual Property Society (CIPS) 
Member of All China Patent Agent Associate (ACPAA) 
Member of the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
Member of the Licensing Executive Society (LES)


Working Languages: 
Chinese, English