Hee Jae J. Yoon

Mr. Yoon focuses on patent and trademark infringement cases in federal courts. Before becoming an intellectual property attorney, Mr. Yoon spent more than a decade engaged in biomedical research. During law school, he externed with Honorable Judge David O. Carter in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. He also interned at Christian Legal Aid of Los Angeles.

Scientific Experience:

  • 2006-2011 Supervisor and Research Lab Specialist, University of Southern California
    GA/GAII/GAIIx/HiSeq 2000 library preparation and sequencing
  • 2000-2006 Staff Research Associate II, University of California, San Francisco
    Performed DNA sequencing of diverse samples submitted by diverse labs all across the UCSF campus and analyzed DNA sequencing data for presence of mutations, deletions, and insertions


  • Voyiaziakis E, Evgrafov O, Li D, Yoon HJ, Tabares P, Samuels J, Wang Y, Riddle MA, Grados MA, Bienvenu OJ, Shugart YY, Liang KY, Greenberg BD, Rasmussen SA, Murphy DL, Wendland JR, McCracken JT, Piacentini J, Rauch SL, Pauls DL, Nestadt G, Fyer AJ, Knowles JA. (2009) Association of SLC6A4 variants with obsessive-compulsive disorder in a large multicenter US family study. Molecular Psychiatry. 2009 Oct 6.
  • Ying Wang, Gaurang Mehta, Rajiv Mayani, Jingxi Lu, Tade Souaiaia, Yangho Chen, Andrew Clark, Hee Jae Yoon, Lin Wan, Oleg V. Evgrafov, James A. Knowles, Ewa Deelman, Ting Chen. (2011) RseqFlow: workflows for RNA-Seq data analysis. Bioinformatics. Vol. 27 no. 18 2011, pages 2598–2600.