Lin Xiao is an attorney who leads Young Basile’s Global China Practice. She is co-located in Young Basile’s Troy Michigan office and Palo Alto California office. Dr. Xiao concentrates her practice on strategic intellectual property procurement and portfolio management, clearance and infringement opinions, and litigation.
She has prepared and prosecuted patent applications in many areas such as digital image systems, smart phones, mobile Internet, integrated circuit, vehicle control systems, sensors, wearables, and Internet of Things.
Dr. Xiao works with startups and high-growth companies, helping them in formation, raising capital, licensing, establish partnerships and distribution channels, branding and entering foreign market.
She has extensive experience in patent infringement and invalidity proceedings, as well as obtaining trademark registrations in the US and throughout the world.
As an engineer, Dr. Xiao has an extensive background working with a broad range of modern technologies in the areas of software, hardware, electronics, information systems and mobile networks, in the US and China.
As an attorney, she works for a broad range of clients in areas of computer, electronics, telecommunications, semiconductors, automotive, mechanical and medical devices.
Representative publications include:
- Method and System for Managing a Network of Sensors, U.S. Patent No. 7,840,353
- A Simulation System for Ad Hoc Query-ready Sensors, which won the Best Paper Award at the Grace Hopper Women in Computing Proceedings in 2007
Fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English