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Alex Covington

Mind + Muscle

Alex Covington



Mr. Covington is an associate in the Mechanical Group. His work focuses on the preparation and prosecution of U.S. and foreign utility applications.

While earning his engineering degree, Mr. Covington worked as an engineering co-op at a consumer packaged goods company specializing in paper-based products and as an engineering intern at a nonprofit research institute. As part of a design project, Mr. Covington worked with a team to design a waste tire pyrolysis facility.

While attending law school, Mr. Covington served as a publication editor for the North Carolina Journal of Law and Technology. Additionally, he was an intern in the patent group of a global specialty chemical company that develops and manufactures chemicals, fibers, and plastics.

Mr. Covington received his B.S. in chemical engineering from North Carolina State University. He received his J.D. from the University of North Carolina School of Law.

  • Admissions
      • District of Columbia

      • North Carolina

      • United States Patent and Trademark Office

  • Education
    • J.D., University of North Carolina 

    • B.S.Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University magna cum laude


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