Min Wang is a partner in the intellectual property group in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Min’s practice focuses on intellectual property and information technology related transactions, including patent, technology, trademark and copyright licensing, intellectual property transfer, joint venture, strategic alliance, research and development, supply, contract manufacturing, and distribution agreements, software licensing, development, implementation, information technology services, source code escrow, and other information technology related agreements, outsourcing agreements, telecommunication agreements and other complex commercial agreements. In addition, Min advises clients on intellectual property and technology issues that arise in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, bankruptcies, restructuring and financing transactions. Min represents clients in a variety of industries, such as biotechnology, pharmaceutical, software, energy, automobile, manufacturing and consumer products.


Thought Leadership


Min has spoken at various seminars and meetings, including on the following topics:

  • Supply Chain Management; ERP Software and Agreements
  • Contractual and Legal Issues Facing Top Industries for Outsourcing
  • Intellectual Property Issues in Outsourcing Transactions
  • Introduction to Contract Drafting
  • Due Diligence in Connection with Corporate Transactions
  • Preserving the Privilege of IP Opinions in Business Transactions
  • Protecting Intellectual Property Rights in China


Recognized by The Legal 500 United States in Technology: Transactions, 2018

Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association

American Association for the Advancement of Science


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2003, Illinois
  • 2003, Registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office


  • Mandarin
  • Shanghai Dialect


  • University of Illinois College of LawJ.D.summa cum laude

    Order of the Coif

    Managing Editor, University of Illinois Law Review

    Rickert Awards for Excellence in Academic Achievement, Legal publications

    Lincoln Scholar

  • California Institute of TechnologyPh.D., Biology

    Ferguson Fund Fellowship

    Amgen Fund Fellowship

    Howard Hughes Medical Institute Scholarship

  • Fudan UniversityB.S., Genetics and Genetic Engineeringwith Honors
    First Prize Scholarship