John Powell

Verrill Law

Experienced Intellectual Property Attorney with practice focused on general client counseling in intellectual property matters, patent strategy, opinions, due diligence, and hands-on patent prosecution. Practice also includes advising clients on a broad range of commercial and intellectual property based transactions, including negotiating and drafting patent, software and technology license agreements, commercial and government contracts, development agreements, and non-disclosure agreements.

Over 15 years of in-house intellectual property experience with most recent role of Vice President, General Counsel to publicly traded company, American Superconductor Corporation.

Significant experience in IP matters in China. Managed high profile, politically-charged, criminal and civil intellectual property dispute with Sinovel, a large Chinese wind turbine manufacturer.