Palmer C. Corbett

Patent Agent I


Palmer Corbett is a patent engineer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Palmer is based in the firm's Chicago office where he is a member of the firm’s Mechanical and Electromechanical Technologies Practice.

Prior to joining Foley, Palmer interned as a manufacturing engineer in various industries, including power electronics and automotive seating. At Foley, Palmer prosecutes patents in technology areas relating to mechanical devices, consumer products, computer networks and systems, and civil engineering structures. He also assists in international patent filings in Japan, China, Canada, and Europe. 


  • University of Michigan (B.S., magna cum laude, 2019)
    • Major: Mechanical Engineering
    • Minor: Mathematics with a focus on differential equations
    • Minor: Business Administration from the Ross School of Business 


Palmer has passed the Patent Agent Registration Exam and is waiting to be officially registered.