Nahied Usman

Senior Registered Patent Attorney

Intellectual Property and Emerging Technologies Practice Group

Professional Experience

Nahied Usman is admitted to practice before the Virginia bar and the United States Patent and Trademark Office.  Nahied graduated from Washington College of Law, American University, in 1999 and has been working in the field of intellectual property law since then. 

Nahied has extensive experience in the preparation of new patent applications, patent prosecution, and opinion work.  Nahied’s practice encompasses diverse technological fields, including biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, industrial chemicals, and consumer products.  Her experience also includes other technical areas, such as display device technology, battery and solar cell technology, semiconductor technology, as well as aspects of polymer science.

Bar Admissions

    • Virginia
    • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) - Registered Patent Attorney


    • Washington College of Law, American University, J.D.
    • George Mason University, B.S.

Additional Languages

    • Dari
    • Farsi