Lock See Yu-Jahnes

Lock See Yu-Jahnes, PhD

Counsel | Electrical & Computer Technologies
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  • BS, Material Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • MS, Electronic Materials, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • PhD, Electronic Materials, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • JD, Fordham University School of Law

Key Technologies

  • Autonomous Vehicle Vision Systems 
  • Electric Vehicle Energy Storage
  • Hybrid Vehicle Energy Management
  • Consumer Electronics
  • IC Chips and Fabrication Processes
  • Medical Devices
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Mixed Reality
  • Wearable Sensors
  • Internet of Things (IoT) Systems
  • Tire Manufacturing
  • Image Processing

Practice Groups

Admitted to Practice

  • New York
  • US Patent and Trademark Office


  • Remote


Lock See Yu-Jahnes is experienced in US and foreign patent prosecution, and counsels clients on building patent portfolios to protect their IP and business interests.

Lock See’s technical experience spans a wide range of fields, including automotive systems and components, including charging systems for electric-vehicles, vision systems for autonomous vehicles, and tire technology; medical devices; technologies that use machine-learning; Internet of Things (IoT) systems; image processing methods and devices; communication protocols; consumer electronics, IC chips and fabrication processes; additive manufacturing equipment and processes; data storage devices; financial instruments; electronic trading platforms; and social-media platforms.

Lock See works closely with start-up clients to understand their technology and business goals, and to  strategize on how to use IP to help meet short-term and long-term goals.

Lock See also has experience counseling and assisting established corporations, including assessing patent landscapes before development of new projects; providing defensive strategies for minimizing risk (e.g., strategies to “design around” claims); developing strategies to build and manage patent portfolios; managing large patent portfolios; and providing freedom-to-operate opinions and non-infringement opinions.


In connection with her post-doctoral research, Lock See was a co-recipient of the IBM Research Division Award.