Patrick Park is a partner in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, with a primary focus on patent and trade secret disputes. Patrick also broadly advises clients on intellectual property strategy. Patrick has significant experience in various aspects and phases of patent and trade secret litigation, including pre-filing analyses, fact and expert discovery, Markman briefing, summary judgment briefing, and trial preparation. Patrick’s practice spans a wide range of technologies, including medical devices, wireless technology, digital and analog electronics, and semiconductor fabrication.

Patrick’s pro bono matters include successful representations of low-income tenants in multiple unlawful detainer actions that resulted in highly favorable settlements. Additionally, Patrick was part of a trial team on behalf of over 100 low-income tenants against slumlords in South Los Angeles. Case settled during trial for over $2 million.


Memberships & Affiliations

Intellectual Property Owners Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2014California


  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California


  • English
  • Korean


  • Duke University School of LawJ.D.2014

    Chief Executive Editor, Duke Law and Technology Review

    Lead Editor, Alaska Law Review

  • Johns Hopkins UniversityB.S., Biomedical Engineering2006
    Graduated with University and Departmental Honors