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Butzel Long Intellectual Property attorney J. Scott Martin passes registration examination for admission to practice before U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. — J. Scott Martin, an intellectual property attorney, who recently joined Butzel Long as an associate, passed the registration examination for admission to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

The examination tests the applicant’s knowledge of Patent Office rules and procedures, as well as all aspects of patent law.

Today, there are more than 1.2 million active lawyers in the United States, of which only 26,000 are active patent attorneys.

Butzel Long has several registered patent attorneys including: Gunther J. Evanina, Linda D. Kennedy, Ian C. McLeod and Bill C. Panagos.

Martin is a graduate of Stetson University College of Law (J.D. 2013, cum laude) and Wayne State University (B.S. in Mechanical Engineering 2009). While in law school, he was a member of the Stetson Law Review and was employed full-time as a proposal engineer with CAE USA, Inc., a manufacturer of simulation technologies and training services to defense customers, airlines, aircraft manufacturers, mining companies and healthcare specialists. As a lead proposal engineer for CAE USA, Inc., Martin responded to U.S. and Foreign Military requests for proposals to deliver flight simulators and gained valuable experience identifying required intellectual property. Martin is a member of The Florida Bar.

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Butzel Long is one of the leading law firms in the United States. It was founded in 1854, making this year its 160th anniversary of providing trusted client service. Butzel’s full-service offices are located in Detroit, Bloomfield Hills, Lansing and Ann Arbor, Mich.; New York, NY; and, Washington, D.C., as well as alliance offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Mexico City and Monterrey. It is an active member of Lex Mundi, a global association of 160 independent law firms. Learn more by visiting