WHGC: Intellectual Property, International Law and Corporate Law
Representing Businesses and Individuals in the United States and Asia
WHGC is a forward-thinking law firm for some of the world’s most innovative companies and serves a diverse group of clients ranging from leading multinational corporations to start-up entrepreneurs. The firm provides practical and cost-effective solutions tailored to the needs of its domestic and international clients throughout the Pacific Rim. Based in Orange County and with offices in the Silicon Valley, Beijing and Taipei, WHGC is strategically located near many of its high-tech clients.
Contact WHGC to schedule a consultation with one of our business or intellectual property attorneys.
WHGC Represents Businesses and Individuals across the United States and Asia
Our lawyers have built a long and distinguished tradition of successfully handling legal matters for domestic and foreign businesses of all sizes. WHGC clients include publicly-traded, multinational high technology corporations headquartered in the United States, Asia and Europe, as well as individual business owners and small businesses worldwide. As skillful counselors, we enable our clients to remain in control of their rights and their future. Contact WHGC to schedule a consultation with one of our attorneys.
Innovation Solutions and Strategic Protection
Established in 1994, WHGC is one of the few boutique firms concentrating on Intellectual Property, Business Litigation, International Law and Transactions in the United States and Asia. Our firm protects its clients' creative works and other rights by helping them develop comprehensive patent, trademark and copyright portfolios and by helping our clients enforce their valuable IP rights. We also actively counsel clients on mitigating litigations risks and, when necessary, assert our clients' rights.
In addition to business litigation and intellectual property matters, our lawyers assist clients with business formation and organization, transactions and international legal matters.
U.S. Companies Looking to Expand Into China
WHGC is especially adept at assisting American companies in navigating legal, political and cultural complexities associated with doing business in China. The firm has extensive experience assisting U.S. companies doing business throughout Asia, especially China and Taiwan. For U.S. businesses looking to establish operations in China or expand into foreign markets in Asia, WHGC acts as a trusted and skilled guide.
Our strategic alliance with Dacheng Law Offices, China’s largest law firm, provides WHGC with the ability to offer litigation services in China to WHGC clients across the United States and to provide essential counseling into the growing Chinese market for American clients. WHGC and Dacheng have a history of working together on litigation and transactional matters involving U.S. and Chinese companies, and the two firms have developed a deep knowledge of the Chinese government, which is often critical for business success in China.
Chinese Companies Expanding Their Investments in the U.S.
WHGC also assists Chinese companies interested in establishing subsidiaries or otherwise doing business in the U.S. as well. Our business lawyers work with global Chinese companies in complex business transactions, intellectual property matters and commercial litigation matters. We have significant experience assisting Chinese businesses in navigating the complexities of laws and regulations governing United States' investment transactions.
WHGC has offices in Beijing, China and Taipei, Taiwan and members of our firm speak Mandarin and Cantonese. We understand what it takes for enterprising Chinese companies to compete in the United States, and understanding the American consumer to the importance of establishing sound business plans. Please contact our firm to discuss options to support your business and goals.
Engineers, Computer Scientists and Physicists: We Speak Your Language
Many of our IP patent attorneys have advanced technical degrees. In addition to our comprehensive knowledge of the law, our lawyers provide in-house technical guidance to further assist our clients. This is just one part of our commitment to client attention and personal service. We also ensure that our clients are kept informed of each development to provide them with security and control over their legal matters.
Our attorneys' breadth of knowledge and practical experience allows them to construct creative and cost-effective solutions to complex legal problems. We also possess the technical knowledge necessary to handle the most complex cases involving high technology and intellectual property law. Our team has more than 80 combined years of practical experience in electrical, mechanical and civil engineering, computer science, physics, and telecommunications.
Experienced in Bridging Cultural Differences
Through years of experience, our attorneys and staff have grown skilled at bridging cultural differences between the United States and foreign nations in order to effectively represent and protect our international clients' rights in United States courts. Members of our firm speak Mandarin, Cantonese, Hindi, and Spanish. We have a deep understanding of the many cultural practices in Asian nations that can influence American legal proceedings and international business transactions.
Contact a California Intellectual Property or International Business Lawyer
Our Orange County and Mountain View intellectual property attorneys and business lawyers are equipped to serve the needs of clients worldwide. Please contact us today to set up a consultation with one of our intellectual property, international, business litigation or transactional attorneys. All legal consultations are strictly confidential under the attorney-client privilege.
Newport Beach, California · Mountain View, California
Beijing, China · Taipei, Taiwan