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Troy D. Hammon


Troy D. Hammon


(864) 271-1592


Licensed to practice in:

South Carolina, District of Columbia, Florida (Inactive), U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Representative Practice Areas:

  • Preparing and prosecuting U.S. and international patent applications in the mechanical arts with a particular emphasis on aviation.
  • Interfacing with international law firms to manage and direct prosecution of patent applications across the world.


  • Troy joined Dority & Manning in 2018.
  • Troy is experienced in patent prosecution, strategy, and portfolio development in diverse technologies, including medical devices, computer systems, mechanical devices, water purification systems, tools, firearms, and communication systems.
  • Prior to joining Dority & Manning, Troy served as an Air Force officer for 20 years; 13 years as a member of the Judge Advocate General’s Corps, specializing in Government procurement and four years as an Intelligence officer with a background in Aerospace Engineering.

Professional Background:

  • Education: Embry Riddle Aeronautical University (B.S., Aerospace Engineering, 1998); William and Mary (J.D., 2005).
  • Admissions:  US Supreme Court, Court of Federal Claims.
  • Civic and Community Involvement:  American Intellectual Property Law Association.