Richard  Juang

Richard Juang



Practice Groups

An experienced litigator and registered patent attorney, Richard Juang draws on a varied background spanning pharmaceuticals, life sciences, software, and emerging technologies to help clients navigate and litigate complex intellectual property issues.

As a partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group, Richard regularly assists clients with patent, trademark, and copyright matters, as well as all types of intellectual property litigation.Richard also handles Hatch-Watchman litigation, drawing on a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering to translate sophisticated medical and chemical concepts into winning legal strategies. His experience includes pre-trial preparation, drafting direct examination outlines for expert witnesses, handling Markman hearings, and trial assistance.

After earning his B.S. at Washington University in St. Louis, Richard continued at the University’s Law School and earned his J.D., serving with the Global Studies Law Review and being inducted into the Order of the Barristers upon graduation. He went on to earn his L.L.M. in Intellectual Property and Technology Law. Richard earned additional experience as a legal intern with the Illinois Third Judicial Circuit, where he focused on asbestos-related matters, and as a legal intern with the United States Attorney’s Office. During law school, he also interned for the Hon. E. Richard Webber in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, where he focused on patent law, licensing, and infringement matters.

Hatch-Waxman Experience

Richard has extensive experience in Hatch-Waxman matters representing generic pharmaceutical companies in litigation involving:

     Aripiprazole tablets
     Canagliflozin tablets
     Guaifenesin extended-release tablets
     Macitentan tablets
     Abiraterone tablets
     Bivalirudin injectable composition
     Lyophilized bendamustine hydrochloride composition
     Esmolol hydrochloride for injection

Trademark and Patent Litigation Experience

Richard has assisted in patent and trademark litigation for clients in various fields including:

     Patent infringement involving electronic motor controller technology for humidifiers
     Patent infringement and inventorship case related to surgical tables for spinal surgery
     Trademark infringement on behalf of insurance brokerage company
     Trademark and trade dress infringement for sports apparel company

Professional Affiliations
  • American Bar Association
  • The Illinois Bar
  • Missouri Asian American Bar Association
  •      President, 2015–17
  • The Missouri Bar
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  •      Central Region Conference Co-Chair, 2017
Community Involvement
  • Dent County Animal Welfare Society
  • St. Louis Regional Business Council
  •      Young Professionals Network Leadership 100
Admitted to Practice
  • Illinois
  • Missouri
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Washington University  in St. Louis School of Law, L.L.M., Intellectual Property and Technology Law, 2013
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, J.D., 2012
  • Washington University in St. Louis, B.S., Biomedical Engineering, 2008
Publications and Presentations
  • “TC Heartland and Its Aftermath,” The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL), December 5, 2017