Kevin provides legal counsel to the Office of Commercialization and Technology (OTC) for matters involving Intellectual Property. He ensures the innovations produced by the faculty and students at Purdue University are properly acquired and protected for commercialization. Kevin is primarily responsible for managing a patent portfolio including innovations within the electrical, mechanical, and software arts for which he prepares and prosecutes patent applications at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Kevin received his Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University and his law degree from Indiana University McKinney School of Law. Prior to practicing law, Kevin spent over five years as an electrical engineer in the electric utility industry. After law school and prior to joining OTC, Kevin worked in private practice as a patent attorney assisting many innovators ranging from solo inventors to Fortune 500 companies.
Kevin is admitted to practice in the State of Indiana and at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.