Overview

Leonie W. Huang is a litigation attorney in Holland & Knight's New York office and a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. Ms. Huang practices in the areas of intellectual property and technology-driven litigation, as well as complex commercial litigation and business tort defense.

Ms. Huang has represented clients in patent litigation, including Hatch-Waxman patent litigation, trademark, copyright, contract and licensing disputes, breach of contract and related business tort litigation, shareholder disputes and in the defense of product liability in toxic tort claims. Ms. Huang assists clients in a wide range of technologies and product areas, ranging from pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to consumer technology and goods. Ms. Huang focuses her pro bono work in the area of criminal defense.

Prior to attending law school, Ms. Huang worked at the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts as a budget analyst for the federal courts. She served as an analyst and support staff to the Judicial Conference Budget Committee in the areas of Defender Services and Probation and Pretrial Services.

While attending law school, Ms. Huang was a notes and articles editor of the Fordham Law Review and a member of the Fordham Moot Court Board. Ms. Huang was awarded the Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award for her work at the Fordham Law Criminal Defense Clinic. She also received the "Class of 1911" Award for the best essay submitted by a student in the graduating class on a legal subject designated by the Dean.

Credentials

Education
  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D.
  • American University, MPA
  • Georgetown University, B.S., Honors Certificate in International Business Diplomacy
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • New Jersey
  • New York
Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • All State Courts in New Jersey
  • All State Courts in New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Memberships
  • American Bar Association 
  • New York State Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section
Honors & Awards
  • New York State Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section Fellow, 2016-2017

Publications

Speaking Engagements