Practice Areas



  • Georgia HOPE Scholar, 2001-2006


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2016
  • State of Georgia, 2016
  • Superior Court, 2016
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 2016
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 2016 


Georgia State University College of Law, JD, May 2016

Georgia Institute of Technology, BS, Electrical Engineering, 2006

Valdosta State University, Pre-Engineering/Physics Curriculum, May 2001 - May 2004

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Daniel Mitchell

404.607.9991, ext. 2126

Daniel Mitchell focuses his practice on preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the electrical arts including software and computer technologies. Such technologies include but are not limited to quantum computing, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), cloud computing, data encryption, wireless communication, and semiconductors. In addition, Daniel prosecutes applications in technologies related to power generation systems for aerospace applications, transport refrigeration trucks, mechanical measurement and actuating devices, and cargo transport systems. Daniel’s experience includes filing international applications and prosecuting foreign applications, and he also has experience drafting non-infringement and invalidity opinions.

Prior to beginning his career as an IP attorney, he was a seasoned Patent Examiner at the USPTO for nearly 8 years. He has significant experience generating and executing search strategies to efficiently locate relevant prior art for electrical inventions used for formulating patentability opinions. His USPTO experience includes applying the patent rules for both pre-AIA and AIA applications.

Experience Highlights

Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2016-present

Technical Advisor, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2015-2016

Patent Examiner in the Electrical Arts/Technology, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2007-2015

Technical Trainee, Miller Brewing Company, 2006-2007


Professional Affiliations

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
Intellectual Property Law Society (IPLS), Georgia State University