• Biography

    Scott Jarratt helps clients both obtain and defend against technology-intensive patents. Drawing upon his industry experience, Scott serves as lead counsel in inter partes review proceedings (IPRs) and helps resolve patent disputes across numerous technological fields including wireless telecommunications and consumer electronics.

    Patent Post-Grant Proceedings

    Recognized as one of the “Top 50 Best Performing Attorneys representing Petitioners,” Scott has counseled clients in dozens of IPRs and other post-grant proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. His deep technical understanding and hands-on advocacy has resulted in successful outcomes for several prominent technology companies involved in high-stakes disputes.

    Patent Portfolio Evaluation and Prosecution

    Scott also advises clients, both large and small, on patent portfolio matters and patent prosecution strategies. For example, he counsels clients through licensing conflicts by developing technical invalidity and non-infringement positions to drive favorable results. Scott has also prepared and prosecuted patent applications in a broad range of technological areas and advised clients building patent portfolios.

    Technical Experience

    Scott’s technical experience includes standards-essential wireless telecommunications (e.g., LTE, UMTS), mobile applications and devices, HEVC (H.265), navigation systems, semiconductor devices and manufacturing, cloud computing, multimedia streaming, and medical devices.

    Prior to attending law school, Scott was a software engineer at a Fortune 50 technology company where he developed enterprise security solutions.

    Professional Recognition

    • Recognized as a Rising Star in Managing Intellectual Property Magazine’s “IP STARS,” 2019
    • Recognized as one of the “Top 50 Best Performing Attorneys representing Petitioners” (16th overall) in Patexia Insight’s 2018 IPR Intelligence Report

    Professional and Community Activities

    • Co-chair of the PTAB Bar Association Conference Committee
  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2009, cum laude
    • B.S., Computer Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 2003, cum laude
      • Judicial Intern, Justice Douglas S. Lang of the Texas Fifth District Court of Appeals
  • Admissions

    • Texas
    • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Court Admissions

    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit