Scott M. Guttman


Scott’s practice is focused on protecting intellectual property rights through patents, trademarks, and trade secrets in a variety of technical fields. His experience includes preparing and prosecuting U.S. and foreign patent applications in various industries, such as automotive, aerospace, energy, medical device, and consumer goods. His experience also includes validity, clearance, and non-infringement analysis, as well as licensing and due diligence. Scott also has experience representing accused infringers in the defense of patent, trademark, and copyright claims.

In addition, Scott has represented clients on matters involving unfair and deceptive trade practices, advertising, labeling, marketing, and sweepstakes and promotions. Scott also has experience representing clients in energy and utility matters, including midstream development in the natural gas industry, the development and siting of renewable energy projects, and matters before the Ohio Power Siting Board, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. 


  • University of Cincinnati College of Law  (J.D., cum laude, 2010)
  • Butler University  (B.A., 2006)
  • Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis  (B.S.M.E., 2006)

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Ohio


  • Ohio Rising Stars®  (2017-2020)

  • Best Lawyers®

    • "Ones to Watch" in Lexington for Litigation - Intellectual Property