Iris Y. Hu

Chinese Attorney

Office: +1 (703) 995-9887

Mobile: +86 13682510562


1765 Greensboro Station Place, Suite 900
McLean, VA 22102 

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J.D., Peking University
Master of Law, Peking University
B.S., Jiangsu University, English Literature


Chinese Bar


Iris majored in English Literature at college and graduated as the top one student in her class of the Foreign Language School. Later, she was admitted to the Peking University School of Transnational Law to study both the Chinese law and the US law. She was awarded the second prize scholarship for her excellence in legal study at the law school. She is also an avid participant in extracurricular activities and an accomplished dancer.

Iris was a member of the Bayes team representing a listed company in an ITC case that had shaken the global modular LED display panel industry. She have learned from and made substantive contribution to the discovery proceedings of the case, including witness preparation, document review, legal research and drafting, and client liaison. Iris and the team helped the client win a full victory by forcing an unconditional dismissal of the case by the petitioner.

After joining Bayes, Iris has extensive exposure to various technical fields, such as artificial intelligence, medical devices, electronic vaporization devices, audio systems, and autonomous driving, from which she has learned substantially. Iris is experienced in assisting patent prosecution, attending invention disclosure meetings, drafting legal memo and briefs, performing legal research, and overseeing case management.

Practice Areas

Patent Office Practice

  • Utility Patent Prosecution

  • Appeals to the PTAB

  • Reexaminations

  • AIA PTAB Proceedings

Patent Litigation

  • District Court Litigation

  • Section 337 ITC Litigation

  • Settlement Negotiation

  • Pre-litigation Diligence

Other Practices

  • Patent Licensing and Transactions 

  • Due Diligence

  • Legal Opinions and Counseling

  • Global Portfolio Planning and Management

  • Copyright Protection and Compliance

  • Trademark Application

Representative Experience

Ultravision Technologies, LLC v. LEDman Optoelectronics Co., Ltd. et al.

Judge Shaw
Relevant technology: Modular LED display panel


Beijing Choice Electronic Technology Co., Ltd. v. Contec Medical System USA Inc., and Contec Medical Systems Co., Ltd. 
N. D. Ill. 1:18-cv-00825
Judges Ellis, Valdez
Relevant technology: pulse oximeters