Patrick Kartes is a partner in Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP’s Charlotte office where he practices with the Intellectual Property Group. His practice focuses on client counseling, patent prosecution, freedom-to-operate investigations, and patent portfolio management.
Wake Forest University School of Law, JD (2009)
University of Washington, BS, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (2006)
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
General intellectual property counseling and patent portfolio management for international corporations
Conducting patentability and freedom-to-operate investigations, including non-infringement and invalidity analysis resulting in opinions
Preparing intellectual property-related agreements, including license, non-disclosure, and common interest agreements
Preparing and prosecuting U.S. and international patent applications within the mechanical, electrical, and computer science arts