Charlotte, NC, August 06, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Moore & Van Allen PLLC is pleased to announce expanded capabilities within its Intellectual Property, Corporate and Financial Services teams. The Firm has welcomed Minnie Kim to its Charlotte office Intellectual Property team as an associate. Additionally, Charlotte Corporate Associate Benjamin D. Hicks and Charlotte Financial Services Associate Andrew R. Price have both been admitted to the North Carolina State Bar.
Minnie Kim’s intellectual property practice involves a wide-range of industries, with a focus on patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret litigation. As a licensed patent attorney, she also has experience securing intellectual property protection across a range of sectors, including mechanical, chemical, life sciences, and electrical arts, as well as other transactional work. Kim earned her J.D. from Northwestern University and her B.S. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is admitted to practice in North Carolina and New York as well as the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Ben Hicks’ practice involves a broad range of general corporate matters, with a primary focus on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital investments. He also advises clients on corporate governance issues. Hicks earned his J.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his B.A. from Western Carolina University. He is admitted to practice in both North Carolina and New York.
Andrew Price represents financial institutions, banks, and private equity sponsors in the structuring and documentation of syndicated credit facilities and acquisition finance. Price earned his J.D. from Vanderbilt University and his B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is admitted to practice in both North Carolina and Tennessee.
About Moore & Van Allen
Moore & Van Allen PLLC is one of the largest law firms in the Southeast, with nearly 300 attorneys and offices in Charlotte and Research Triangle, North Carolina, and Charleston, South Carolina. The attorneys at Moore & Van Allen provide sophisticated legal services within their nationally recognized Intellectual Property, Litigation, Finance and Corporate law practices for international banks and manufacturers, energy leaders, and growing healthcare and technology companies. The Firm is comprised of 21 industry and practice groups. Moore & Van Allen was included in the 2014 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings, and remains the only Charlotte-based law firm identified in the prestigious Am Law 200 list.