Technology Areas

Practice Areas


  • State of Georgia, 2005
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2006


University of Georgia School of Law, JD, cum laude, 2005

Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S. in Chemical Engineering, with Highest Honors, 2000


  • Chinese
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Kar Yee Peluso


Kar Yee's practice focuses on the preparation and prosecution of U.S., European, and international patent applications in the chemical arts.  She has prosecuted patent applications in a variety of technological areas including materials science, polymers, consumer products, medical device, semiconductor devices, batteries, and chemical processes.  Kar Yee also has expertise in developing non-infringement, invalidity, and patentability opinions; drafting joint development, confidentiality, and patent licensing agreements; and providing intellectual property due diligence research.  As a former in-house patent counsel, Kar Yee brings her insight into the needs of business clients to all aspects of patent procurement and commercialization.

Experience Highlights

Counsel, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2017-present

Senior Intellectual Property Counsel, Imerys 2010-2016

Associate Attorney, Sutherland Asbill & Brennen LLP, 2005-2010

Process Engineer, Intel Corporation, 2000-2001


Professional Affiliations

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)

Georgia Tech Bar Association