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David B. Scanlon

David Scanlon is a patent agent in the firm’s Charlotte office and a member of the IP Procurement and Portfolio Management practice group.  David has extensive experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the United States and advising clients on patentability and prosecution strategy. David’s expertise covers a broad range of technologies including machine learning, artificial intelligence, financial services, user interfaces, authentication systems, quantum computing, database management, communication platforms, and mobile applications.

Prior to joining the firm, David served in patent prosecution roles at a pair of international law firms, where he prepared IP landscape and patentability analyses, facilitated invention ideation sessions, and drafted and prosecuted patent applications for a diverse group of clients, including startups, universities, conglomerates, a global telecommunications corporation, and a multinational financial services company.

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