Young Joo Song joined Kim & Chang in 2012 and is a trade mark attorney in the Firm's Trade mark/Design Practice Group. She received a B.A. from Yonsei University and an M.A. in Interpretation & Translation from Hankuk University of Foreign Studies. Before being admitted to the Korean Patent Bar in 2004, Ms. Song worked as an English interpreter for prominent Korean companies and banks, including Samsung Electronics. Ms. Song practiced law at Yoon & Yang before joining Kim & Chang, and is an active member of Korea Patent Attorneys Association and AIPPI Korea. Ms. Song is fluent in English and has good command of Japanese and Chinese.