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S. Wilkins Taylor

Patent Agent

* Not admitted in South Carolina

What you should know about me:

Joining Dority & Manning in 2022 as co-op ignited my interest in patent law. As a patent agent in the Chemical and Life Sciences practice group, I enjoy learning new technologies, helping clients secure protection for their intellectual property, and advancing innovative ideas.

  • Known as a hardworking team player
  • Has sewed a complete backpacking shelter from scratch
  • Helped design a novel biological assay as an undergraduate researcher

Wilkins’ Experience

Having a diverse technological background, Wilkins is comfortable working on IP matters relating to medical devices, coatings, and polymers, among others. As a patent agent, Wilkins supports the drafting and prosecuting of patents domestically and abroad. Wilkins’ most enjoys working with other DM team members to assist to help clients uncover optimal IP strategies that will safeguard client inventions and seeing their IP objectives realized.


Wilkins focuses on the following sectors:

Practice Areas

Background & Credentials


  • Clemson University (B.S., Chemistry, 2023)


  • Warwick Chemical Foundation Award in Chemistry
  • Mark Bernhard Hardin Award in Chemistry

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