Nicole Candelori

Patent Agent

  • Nicole Candelori
  • Phone: +1 202 776 5284
    Fax: +1 202 330 5702

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    505 9th Street, N.W., Suite 1000
    Washington, DC 20004-2166

Nicole Candelori is a patent agent in the Intellectual Property Practice Group at Duane Morris. Ms. Candelori assists attorneys with the prosecution of patent applications. With regard to patent prosecution, she regularly performs prior art searches, writes office action responses, and drafts patent applications for a variety of mechanical, communication, and artificial intelligence technologies. She has also assisted attorneys in a number of IPR proceedings.

She is a member of the Technology, Media, and Telecom industry group at Duane Morris and has worked on numerous patent matters involving cellular networking and communications technologies, fiber optic network technologies, and medical devices. Ms. Candelori is also a member of the Fashion, Retail, and Consumer Branded Products industry group at Duane Morris. She has worked on several design and utility patent prosecution matters for clients in this industry.

In terms of trademark and copyright enforcement, Ms. Candelori assists attorneys with regularly tracking and investigating potentially infringing website domains for various clients.

In her pro bono efforts, Ms. Candelori coordinates volunteers for a bi-monthly legal clinic for veterans at the VA Medical Center, as well as a monthly legal clinic specifically for female veterans. Additionally, she has experience working on a pro bono patent matter for a low income inventor.

Ms. Candelori holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia School of Engineering & Applied Science. She is currently a law student in George Washington Law School’s evening program.


  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • The George Washington University Law School, 2022
    - D. Bruce Sewell and Cynthia Gozigian Sewell Scholarship Recipient
  • University of Virginia, B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2017


  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Patent Agent, 2018-present
    - Technical Advisor, 2017-2018

Professional Activities

  • Member, ChIPs Washington D.C. Chapter