Corporate head-shot of attorney Chul-Woo Lee, associate at Carter, DeLuca & Farrell LLP.

Chul-Woo Lee Associate

Chul-Woo Lee has been with the firm since 2011. He has extensive experience in all phases of patent prosecution, working with individual inventors and corporate clients who are building portfolios in medical devices and optics, consumer electronics, mobile software relating to finance and business, business methods, semi-conductors, and airplane-related inventions. Mr. Lee’s practice includes conducting patent reviews and clearance searches, drafting patent applications, and responding to domestic and international Official Communications on behalf of clients.

Mr. Lee had an early interest in math and science which led him to earn his B.S. in mathematics at Pohang University of Science and Technology. He began his career as a math teacher in his native country, South Korea, and also gained experience as a computer programmer for MPEG related software. After coming to the United States in 2004, he earned a B.E. in electrical engineering  with a computer science minor at Brigham Young University and earned his J.D. at Touro College.  His diverse background made him well-suited for a career in the IP field.



  • Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, J.D., 2011
  • Brigham Young University, Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical Engineering, 2008
  • Pohang University of Science and Technology, Bachelor of Science, Mathematics, 1995


  • State of New York
  • State of New Jersey
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office


  • New York Bar Association
  • New York Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Asian American Bar Association of New York

Mr. Lee’s combined background including Mathematics, electrical engineering, and software programing meets the needs of our clients. Mr. Lee is a team player. He works collaboratively with his colleagues to resolve complex issues faced by clients during the patent prosecution.