Scott A. Hughes

Scott A. Hughes

Counsel*
Washington, D.C.

Email scott.hughes@​hoganlovells.com

Phone +1 202 637 3659

Fax +1 202 637 5910

Practice groupIntellectual Property, Media, and Technology

Striving to help his clients meet their business objectives, Scott Hughes provides practical guidance on a variety of IP matters. He offers widespread knowledge of various industry sectors such as automotive, mechanical engineering, and telecommunications.

Scott's background is both technical and professional, allowing him to effectively communicate with inventors from beginning to end. With six years of experience as a patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Scott crafts unique solutions and guidance to help clients manage their IP portfolios and resolve their IP disputes.

He has drafted pleadings and contentions, as well as prosecuted numerous patent applications for clients in technologies ranging from digital imaging and mobile applications to solar cells and waste-to-energy systems. He utilizes his diverse industry knowledge and leverages his experience in front of major U.S. patent entities.

*Admitted only in Maryland. Practicing under the supervision of principals of the firm.

Education and admissions

Education

J.D., The George Washington University Law School, high honors, Order of the Coif, 2011

B.S., University of Maryland, 2004

Bar admissions and qualifications

Maryland

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