Intellectual Property Attorney, Dinsmore & Shohl, Dayton
Mr. Hagan graduated from Cornell University with a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering. He received his law degree from Georgetown University where he served as an editor of Georgetown's Law and Policy in International Business Journal and co-authored a paper on compulsory licensing which won the Robert C. Watson Award (1976). Mr. Hagan also served for four years as a patent examiner in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and for two years as a law clerk and technical advisor to the Hon. Jack R. Miller, Judge, United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals (predecessor court to the current Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit). Mr. Hagan has engaged in the private practice of intellectual property law for 25 years and is a founding partner of Killworth, Gottman, Hagan & Schaeff. He also taught as an adjunct professor of law at the University of Dayton Law School for 15 years. He currently is a lecturer for Patent Resources Group on topics related to patent law.