Yanping J. Parks
She | Her | Hers

4208 Six Forks Road Suite 1400, Raleigh, NC USA 27609


Yanping Parks is a registered patent attorney who focuses her practice on patent prosecution and counseling primarily in the areas of electronics and software.

While attending the University of North Carolina School of Law, Yanping worked with the firm as a summer associate in 2020 and 2021. She also worked as a patent intern at an intellectual property and technology law firm based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Yanping externed at a company that operates one of the largest clinical laboratory networks in the world and at a multinational developer of analytics software.

Prior to attending law school, Yanping worked as a patent agent at an intellectual property law firm based in Durham, North Carolina. Prior to launching her legal career, Yanping did postdoctoral research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on power electronics and renewable energy systems.

Yanping’s native language is Mandarin Chinese.


University of North Carolina School of Law J.D. (2022)

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Ph.D., Electrical Engineering (2012)

Tianjin University, Tianjin, China B.S., Electrical Engineering (2006)


North Carolina (2022)

Court Admissions

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (2014)

Professional & Community Activities

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) (2020-2023)

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