Coke Morgan Stewart

Degree and Year: 
BA 1990
Professional Title: 
Associate Solicitor, Office of General Counsel
Employer: 
United States Patent and Trademark Office

Professional Background: 
Attorney, Intellectual Property Appellate Litigation

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 
In a specialized field like patent law, where I work with scientists and engineers, it is helpful to be able to write clearly and persuasively about complex information. I learned to write in the Duke English Department.