Dorothie Laguerre Smith is a Patent Attorney at IPS Legal Group P.A.. She has a passion for working with startups and tech entrepreneurs to advice on the protection of ideas, business names and logos, contracts, and productions. Dorothie Speaks frequently on patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. Dorothie has key industry experience. She is a former Patent Examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office. At the USPTO, Dorothie examined and approved or denied patent applications in various technological areas. She also worked as an Electrical Engineer at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.