Current position: Partner
Practice areas/industry focus: Intellectual property, IP due diligence and strategic acquisitions, prosecution, technology transfer, trade practices and unfair competition law
Career highlights: Anna Mae Koo is a partner at Vivien Chan & Co, practising non-contentious, contentious and transactional intellectual property law. Anna Mae regularly advises on all areas of intellectual property, including licensing, franchising and other transactional intellectual property, due diligence and strategic acquisitions, prosecution, technical assistance and technology transfer agreements, trade practices and unfair competition law in China and Hong Kong.
Anna Mae is a Techstars mentor, and is involved in international associations, including the litigation committee of the International Bar Association and the internet committee of the International Trademark Association. She is consistently named an intellectual property rising star in Euromoney Legal Media Group's Women in Business Law Awards. Anna Mae advises on portfolio management and enforcement for the likes of American Airlines, Dreamworks, and Yves Saint Laurent.
Anna Mae was a Prince Philip scholar at the University of Cambridge where she graduated with an MA in law. She has also obtained a master's in real estate from the University of Hong Kong.
Asialaw Rising Star Lawyer 2017 in Intellectual Property