Fei Hu

"A desirable counselor shares his client’s vision and offers the most cost effective solutions."

With significant intellectual property experience in leading technology companies, Fei Hu has an inside view of the vision and demands of the Internet, semiconductor and telecommunication industries.  Fei offers tailored intellectual property services that promote clients’ international interests. 

Fei’s extensive in-house experience in multinational high-tech companies enables him to have an in-depth understanding of clients’ industries and share their business missions.  He leverages his scientific background, legal knowledge and commercial sensitivity to deliver the most cost-effective solutions to tackle clients’ specific legal issues and to serve their global blueprints.  Fei believes in and keeps his practices above and beyond clients’ expectations - acting both as their legal advocate and business strategy advisor.            

Before joining Brinks, Fei served as a senior counsel at ARM Ltd in the UK and China.  Prior to that, he worked with Huawei Technologies, Co. Ltd as a senior legal counsel in the IP Department.  Fei has extensive background in negotiating and drafting technology agreements and licenses.  He is also experienced in litigating patent and unfair competition matters.   

  • J.D.
    The University of Toledo College of Law, 2011
  • B.S., Applied Physics
    Tongji University College of Sciences, 2008
Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Mandarin (native)
Experience | Legal

Brinks Gilson & Lione
Associate, 2016-Present

ARM Ltd., Cambridge, United Kingdom & Shanghai, China
Senior Legal Counsel, 2015-2016

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
Senior Legal Counsel, 2013-2015

Tencent Technology (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd., Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
Corporate Legal Counsel, 2012-2013

  • Hu, Fei; Aaron Mallin, Medical Method Patents: Treating “The Physicians’ Immunity Statute”, 2010 Syracuse Sci. & Tech. L. Rep. 63 (2010).
  • Wang, Xiaoling; Hu, Fei & Hu, Youjian, On the contract management of owner, contractor and supervising engineer in the construction engineering project of our country, 12 Project Management Technology, 26-29 (2007).

  • Zhang, Yunhua; Hu, Fei, Reduction of fresh water consumption for ton/steel by adoption of technological and managerial measures simultaneously, 4 Wuhan Iron and Steel Corporation Technology 39-42 (2006).

  • Hou, Fuxiang; Zhang, Jie; Shi, Xiaolu; Xie, Jianqiang; Wang, Cong; Hu, Fei, Research on the Forming Reason and Control of Chatter Marks on Backup Roll of Temper Mill, 4 Metallurgical Equipment 37-41 (2006).

  • Xie, Jianqiang; Zhang, Jie; Wang, Cong; Hu, Fei, Analyses for Coherence of Cold Rolling Strip, 2 Metallurgical Equipment 75-77 (2006).

Press Releases & Events
December 20, 2017

CHICAGO—Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the United States, formally launched its office in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, People's Republic of China, on 1 December 2017...

October 24, 2016

CHICAGO—Patent attorney Fei Hu, most recently senior legal counsel for processing chipmaker ARM Ltd., is joining intellectual property law firm Brinks Gilson & Lione in Washington DC.