Podcast Episode 65: Justin Talbot, Senior Patent Agent

28 September 2021 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Authors: Justin S Talbot Alexis P. Robertson

This episode of The Path & The Practice features a conversation with Justin Talbot. Justin is a Senior Patent Agent in Foley’s Milwaukee office. In this discussion, Justin reflects on growing-up in Oconomowoc, WI, and attending The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he received a degree in mechanical engineering.  During the discussion, Justin shares how he learned about IP as a professional path, and why he decided to become a patent agent.  Justin also discusses that path one must follow to became an agent, what it means to take the patent bar, and the wide array of ways in which he assists clients. Justin also discusses his role as the National Chair of Foley’s Patent Agent Group and provides advice on the importance of building relationships.Listen to the full discussion below.   

Justin's Profile: 

  • Title: Senior Patent Agent
  • Foley Office: Milwaukee
  • Practice Area: Intellectual Property
  • Hometown: Oconomowoc, WI
  • College: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


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Alexis P. Robertson

Director of Diversity & Inclusion