Areas of Practice
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2016; Order of the Coif; Rickert Award
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, M.A., Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology, 2012
  • Tsinghua University, B.S., 2009
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia
1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 3770
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Fang Bu is an associate in Steptoe’s Washington office where she is a member of the Intellectual Property Group.  Her practice focuses primarily on patent litigation.

During law school, Ms. Bu served as topics editor for the University of Illinois Law Review.  She was also a teaching assistant for Introduction to Advocacy, and a research assistant to a law professor.  Ms. Bu served as a judicial intern for the Hon. Kevin J. Carey of the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware and for the Hon. Marvin J. Garbis of the US District Court for the District of Maryland. 

Selected Publications

  • Searching for a Better Constitutional Guarantor for FRE 413–415: The Conflicts Among Circuits in Applying FRE 403 Balancing Test and a New Solution
    2016, University of Illinois Law Review