So You Want to be a Patent Professional?

Explore the role and career of a patent professional with Hilary Dorr Lang, Ph.D. , Associate and Registered Patent Attorney at Patterson Intellectual Property Law. Patterson is a 20 lawyer intellectual property law firm in Nashville, TN, where Hilary focuses her practice on patent prosecution and enforcement of intellectual property rights.

Friday, August 7
9-10am
PRB 206 

Registration requested.

A Patent Agent has trained for and successfully passed the examination for registration as a Patent Agent with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Becoming a patent agent does not require that you hold a JD in law. Individuals with this certification are involved the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, and advising attorneys on technical aspects of patent litigation.  Learn about what it's like to take your scientific training in this exciting new direction and find out what this career path looks like from a seasoned professional.

For more information about Patterson Intellectual Property Law: http://iplawgroup.com/