Jun Young Kim

Patent Engineer


Jun Young Kim, PhD is a patent engineer in the Intellectual Property Department with Foley & Lardner LLP.  Jun is based in the Madison office where he is a member of the Electronics Practice Group.

Prior to joining Foley, Jun was a graduate research assistant with extensive experience in electrical engineering and computational materials science at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.  Jun fulfilled his military service as a Republic of Korea Army officer at the Korea Military Academy, where he was appointed as an assistant professor and taught cadets undergraduate physics.  In addition, Jun worked as a student researcher specializing in nanophotonics at the Korea Institute of Science and Technology.  

Jun is the lead author of 7 peer-reviewed journal articles and coauthor of +10 journal articles. 


  • University of Wisconsin–Madison (PhD, 2022)
    • Electrical Engineering
  • Kyung Hee University, Seoul (BS, 2012; MS, 2014)
    • Physics


  • Fluent in Korean