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Seth D. Mancuso

Patent Agent

What you should know about me:

What I enjoy most about my job as a Patent Agent is partnering with clients to transform their ideas into strategic intellectual property. I work to be as diligent and accurate as possible while seeking to stay true to each inventor’s wants and needs. I regularly draft and prosecute patent applications in the mechanical and…

  • Known as the team optimist
  • Helped develop a strategic reorganization system to generate faster sales for Lowe’s Companies, Inc.
  • Helped create a touchless drone delivery system as an undergraduate

Seth’s Experience

Seth primarily drafts and prosecutes patent applications in the mechanical and electromechanical arts, focusing on household appliances. Before joining Dority & Manning, Seth was a co-op student and had an opportunity to work as an experimental test engineer, and as a design engineer, for Crane Aerospace and Electronics. An aerospace pump design and manufacturing firm. In those prior roles, Seth became skilled at drafting drawings, 3-D modeling, and problem solving. 

Background & Credentials


  • University of Akron (B.S., Mechanical Engineering, magna cum laude, 2021)


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Professional Activities

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)


  • Williams Honors Scholar from the University of Akron

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