Steve NugentSteven Nugent specializes in drafting and prosecuting U.S. and foreign patent applications, and in advising clients as to the scope and validity of potentially relevant patents within their industry. A significant part of his practice involves preparing and analyzing complex mechanical, computer software, and business method patents. Mr. Nugent is also experienced in helping clients protect their intellectual property through design patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets.

Mr. Nugent received his J.D., with honors, from the University of Florida and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, with highest honors, from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Mr. Nugent is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office and is admitted to practice law in Georgia.