Linda Yang, Intellectual Property Attorney

Linda (Yan) Yang
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Linda (Yan) Yang is a member of Taylor English’s Intellectual Property, Corporate, and Health Care practice groups.

Ms. Yang manages large global intellectual property portfolios. She handles registration, enforcement, and monetization matters both in the U.S. and globally, and advises clients on global strategies relating to IP protection.

Ms. Yang also advises clients on health care regulatory matters, including federal and state fraud and abuse laws, anti-referral laws, corporate practice of medicine laws, DME regulations, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, as well as HIPAA compliance issues.

Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Ms. Yang has helped clients with a variety of commercial matters relating to manufacturing or selling in China, including performing due diligence and negotiating contracts.

Ms. Yang has been a speaker and writer on intellectual property matters, analyzing cases relating to trademarks and speaking on topics such as trademarks and branding, E-commerce, and cyber security and data protection issues.

Ms. Yang obtained her undergraduate law degree in Beijing, China. She received her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School.


International Trademark Association (INTA): INTA Bulletins Committee, Member, 2020–2021

Southeast Tennessee Lawyers' Association for Women, Member

Tennessee Bar Association, Member

Tennessee Intellectual Property Law Association, Member

Foreign Languages


Speaking Engagements



Vanderbilt University Law School, JD, 2014

China University of Political Science and Law, LLB, 2011

Oxford University Oriel College, Common Law, European Law, English Contract Law, Oxford, UK, 2009

Bar Admissions

Tennessee, 2015


Best Lawyers in America®, Ones to Watch, 2021-2022