Scott R. Powell is of counsel in Barnes & Thornburg's Indianapolis office. As a member of the Intellectual Property Department, Scott concentrates his practice on patent preparation and prosecution, clearance and invalidity studies, and inter partes review.
With nearly 10 years of experience, Scott has prosecuted patent applications in the fields of software, optics, electrical and mechanical systems. He also has experience with trademark and copyright matters, as well as contractual matters involving intellectual property. Scott advises clients on intellectual property-related agreements and Internet law.
Prior to becoming an attorney,Scott worked as a software engineer. He implemented custom software for medical device companies and also developed cell phone games.