David Rutz


  • The Ohio State University - B.S. Mechanical Engineering 2013
  • Emory University - J.D. High Honors 2020


  • Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association (MIPLA)
  • Minnesota State Bar Association

David Rutz


Technology Areas

  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Medical Devices

Professional Experience

David is an associate attorney with experience in the mechanical, electronic, and medical device arts. During law school he worked with the Emory Office of Technology Transfer and helped obtain patents for Emory University’s research faculty. Before attending law school David was a senior staff engineer at the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors, with 5 years of experience in visual programming as well as pressure relief systems ranging from residential to nuclear.