Practice Areas



  • Suffolk Unviersity School of Law: Honorable Mention for Oral Advocacy Award & Trustee Academic Merit Scholarship Recipient


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2021
    Connecticut, 2021


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Maggie Russell

(860) 286.2929

Maggie Russell focuses her practice on drafting and prosecuting patent applications for chemical and material science technologies. Maggie has experience in a wide range of fields including chemistry, chemical engineering, semiconductor devices, mechanical engineering, and material science. Prior to joining Cantor Colburn, she worked as a semiconductor engineer at BAE systems and authored multiple publications in the Journal of the Electrochemical Society.

Experience Highlights

  • Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2021-present
  • Patent Law Clerk, Daly, Crowley, Mofford & Durkee, Summer 2019, Summer - Fall 2020
  • Legal Ideation and Transformation Team Extern, Liberty Mutual, Spring 2020
  • Semiconductor Engineer, BAE Systems, 2017 – 2018
  • Researcher, Grimm Lab, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 2015 – 2017


  • Stifling Innovation: Data Collecting Patents in the Medical Device Industry, 21 J. High Tech. L. 278 (Russell, M.)
  • Dual Liquid Junction Photoelectrochemistry: Part I, Dual-Cuvette and Dual-Thin-Film Cells for Screening and Quantification of Back-Contact Properties, 2017 J. Electrochem. Soc. 164 (Kalan, R., Russell, M., Taylor, J., Grimm, R.)
  • Dual Liquid Junction Photoelectrochemistry: Part II, Open-Circuit Photovoltage Variations Due to Surface Chemistry, Interfacial Dipoles, and Non-Ohmic Junctions at Back Contacts, 2019 J. Electrochem. Soc. 166 (Russell, M., Kalah, R., Pugliese, A., Carl, A., Masucci, C., Strandwitz, N., Grimm, R.)



Professional Affiliations

  • Intellectual Property Owners Association  
  • Boston Patent Law Association