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Tyler P. Espy


Tyler P. Espy


(864) 271-1592


Licensed to practice in:

South Carolina, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Representative Practice Areas:

  • Tyler drafts and prosecutes patent applications primarily directed to electrical and computer-implemented subject matter.
  • Tyler also has experience in contested administrative proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, including AIA post grant review proceedings such as inter partes reviews.


  • Tyler joined Dority & Manning as a patent agent in 2018.
  • Prior to joining Dority & Manning as a patent agent, Tyler worked as a summer associate for both Dority and Manning and a general practice firm in Charlotte, North Carolina where he drafted and prosecuted software and electrical patent applications.
  • Prior to law school, Tyler worked as a developer for Command Alkon Incorporated, where he developed software for a suite of applications directed to facilitating the production and transportation of concrete.


  • Auburn University (B.S., Software Engineering, Cooperative Degree 2016); Emory University School of Law (J.D., 2019).