I have had the immense pleasure of working with Soyeun. She always exhibits the highest level of legal judgment and acumen. Soyeun absolutely deserves this recognition, and I am proud to be associated with her.
Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) November 16, 2011
Soyeun D. Choi, a Palo Alto attorney specializing in business transactions and intellectual property, has been named a 2011 Northern California Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine.
This distinction is bestowed upon the best young lawyers in the country. Selection as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers demonstrates Ms. Choi’s continuing professional achievements. As one of California’s leading business and intellectual property attorneys, this honor places her in the top 2.5 percent of lawyers who have practiced law for ten years or less.
In identifying its prestigious list of Super Lawyers, a committee evaluates candidates through multiple rounds based on 12 dimensions of peer recognition and professional achievement. The research team at Super Lawyers, which is a service of Thomson Reuters’ Legal division, made the selections for this esteemed list. To be eligible for the Rising Star honor, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for ten years or less.
Ms. Choi has been a solo practitioner almost her entire career. In the area of business transactions, Ms. Choi helps companies with matters ranging from entity formation to dissolution, contracts, purchases, sales, financings, and other business critical legal matters. Her intellectual property practice emphasizes brand identity and protection through trademarks, copyrights, licensing agreements and trade secrets.
In addition to maintaining her own thriving practice, Ms. Choi serves as Of Counsel to DYP Advisors. Douglas Y. Park of DYP Advisors states: “I have had the immense pleasure of working with Soyeun. She always exhibits the highest level of legal judgment and acumen. Soyeun absolutely deserves this recognition, and I am proud to be associated with her.”
Active involvement in the community is one of Ms. Choi’s hallmarks. She has shown exemplary community leadership in many capacities: President of the Palo Alto Area Bar Association for several terms, Co-Chair of the Newsletter Committee of the Asian American Bar Association, and Vice Chair of the Diversity Committee of the San Mateo County Bar Association. Further, Ms. Choi is a Board member of Bay Area Benefit, a non-profit organization whose mission is to serve the disenfranchised, under-represented and distressed members of San Francisco Bay Area communities and is a member of the Alumni Council of the University of California at Santa Cruz.
ABOUT SOYEUN D. CHOI:
Soyeun D. Choi provides services in business transactions and intellectual property law. For further information, please see Ms. Choi’s biography at http::/http://www.dypadvisors.com/people/soyeun-choi.