Josephine Kim is a director in Sterne Kessler’s Trial & Appellate Practice Group. She concentrates her practice in the area of patent litigation and has been involved in matters before federal district courts, the PTAB, and the United States International Trade Commission.

Josephine’s intellectual property experience has been principally in technical areas such as pharmaceuticals, therapeutic methods, materials science, and mechanical arts. She has experience in all stages of litigation—initial fact investigation, claim construction, depositions, motions practice, expert discovery, and trial. Josephine has navigated complicated electronic discovery issues and is also experienced in case management of multi-defendant litigations.

Josephine has been a member of Sterne Kessler’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee since 2017. Among her many contributions, Josephine has served as lead for the Minorities Affinity Group and represented the firm at the Minority Corporate Counsel Association conferences and events. Presently, she is leading the firm’s initiative for undergoing the Midsize Mansfield Rule certification process.

Josephine received her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she served as executive editor for the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law. Josephine also holds a Certificate in Business and Public Policy from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She earned her B.A. in molecular and cellular biology and English from the University of California at Berkeley.

  • Profiles in Diversity Journal®, “Asian Leadership Awards” (2023)
  • DCA Live, “Emerging Women Leaders in Law” (2023)

  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
  • B.A., Molecular and Cellular Biology; English, University of California at Berkeley

  • California
  • District of Columbia
  • United States Patent & Trademark Office

  • ITC Trial Lawyers Association
  • Asian Pacific American Bar Association (APABA-DC)
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)

Webinar

Strategic Use of the ITC as a Complainant

Virtual, September 13, 2023 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Speaking Engagement

Assessing the Mansfield Rule

Virtual, December 7, 2021 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST

Related Resources

From Josephine Kim

Bylined Articles

February 14, 2024

Looking Beyond Inventory Numbers to Secure a Cease and Desist Order

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox Josephine Kim, Cristen A. Corry

Bylined Articles

February 14, 2024

Data and Trends: ITC Cases Instituted in 2023, Case Flow and Outcomes, and ITC Operations

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox Multiple Authors

Reports

February 14, 2024

2023 ITC Section 337 Year in Review: Analysis & Trends

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox Multiple Authors

Press Release

February 14, 2024

Sterne Kessler Publishes 2023 ITC Section 337 Year in Review: Analysis & Trends Report

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox Multiple Authors

Webinar Recordings & Materials

September 13, 2023

Strategic Use of the ITC as a Complainant

Multiple Authors

Press Release

July 3, 2023

Directors Josephine Kim and Chandrika Vira Honored With 2023 Profiles in Diversity Journal® Awards

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox Multiple Authors

In the News

April 5, 2023

DCA Live's 2023 Emerging Women Leaders in Law

DCA Live Multiple Authors

In the News

February 28, 2023

Brita Lands Win at ITC Against Water Filter Rivals

Law360 Multiple Authors

Press Release

January 13, 2021

Sterne Kessler Elects Three New Directors and Promotes Four Attorneys to Counsel

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox Multiple Authors

Press Release

October 8, 2020

Sterne Kessler Client Wins 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for CRISPR-Cas9 Technology

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. Multiple Authors

Press Release

April 16, 2020

Sterne Kessler Hosts Virtual Pro Bono Clinic for Small Businesses

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. Multiple Authors

Client Alert

November 11, 2015

ClearCorrect Digital Transmission of Data Opinion

Multiple Authors