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Emmanuel D. Filandrianos

Associate / Boston


Emmanuel D. Filandrianos is an associate in Nutter’s Intellectual Property Department. He advises clients on utility and design patent preparation and prosecution, patent prior art searches and analysis, and product clearance. A biomedical engineer as well as an attorney, Emmanuel’s practice has a particular focus on medical devices.

Emmanuel has successfully obtained patents for a wide range of clients, including a national sports company that recently merged to become the largest global designer, manufacturer, and distributor of replaceable sports cleats; and for a medical device company with a patent portfolio that was part of a multi-million dollar acquisition. Emmanuel has strategically secured patents for startups seeking early to late stage angel funding and venture capital, including a startup that was featured on ABC’s Shark Tank.

He is a member of the Intellectual Property Section of the Boston Bar Association (BBA), where he has presented on design patent law as part of the BBA’s lecture series.

Previously, Emmanuel performed clinical research at the Harvard Medical Focused Ultrasound Laboratory. He co-authored an article entitled, “Non-Invasive Brain-to-Brain Interface (BBI): Establishing Functional Links between Two Brains” in PLOS One, a peer-reviewed journal. Emmanuel was also a laboratory technician at Boston University’s Neuromuscular Research Center, where he provided diagnostic support on procedures for Parkinson’s disease patients for analysis of muscle-motor units. Prior to joining Nutter, Emmanuel was an associate at a New England-based intellectual property law firm.

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  • Massachusetts Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2017-2019

Education & Admissions


Boston University School of Law, J.D.

Boston University, B.S., Biomedical Engineering


  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
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