Nathan Scott Smith

Nathan Scott Smith

Intellectual Property Law Attorney

Irvine, CA





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Portuguese , Spanish

About Me

Nathan Smith is counsel at McDermott Will & Emery LLP.  He specializes in intellectual property management, competitive market strategies, offensive and defensive IP infringement studies, IP market analysis, strategic transactions, and domestic and foreign patent prosecution for both utility and design protection.  He shapes IP strategies for startups and large cap corporations alike. His...

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Client Reviews

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Review of Nathan Smith Patent attorney

Posted by: Jesse almost 3 years ago.

Nathan is a great patent attorney with great attention to detail in all aspects of patent law. He is easy to communicate with and has great ideas...
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2005 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/13/2012
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2004 – 2006

Stetina Brunda Garred & Brucker


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2004 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School


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2013 Top OC Patent Attorney

OC Metro Magazine


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2004- present Member

Orange County Patent Law Association

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Showing 2 of 5 publications

2014 Proceed with Caution: Navigating the Intersection Between Trade Secret and Patent Law

MWE Intellectual Property Update

2013 Verbal Description of Patented Design Is Critical to Support Obviousness Holding

Intellectual Property Today

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Patent Update for Medical Device Companies

at MedTech Insight Conference

2011 International Intellectual Property Tools and Their Strategic Use in Business

at MBA Lecture

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