Hannah Powell


Patent Engineer

Remote Team Member
Dr. Hannah Powell is an Artificial Intelligence technical specialist at Haynes, Beffel & Wolfeld, LLP. Prior to transitioning into patent law, Hannah spent over a decade working as a biomedical engineer in both academia and the public sector. Hannah has first-hand research experience studying various computer engineering applications in medicine. She has worked with technologies such as computational modeling and simulation (CM&S), AI, and blockchain.Hannah holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from Wright State University, as well as degrees in both biochemistry and mathematics from the University of Iowa. She has published articles in leading academic journals, presented her work at several international conferences, and is a contributing author to academic textbooks in pharmacology and toxicology.
Hannah is passionate about technical communication that prioritizes accessibility and brevity. Clients appreciate her enthusiasm for novel technology, as well as her aptitude in both business and engineering.
Hannah firmly believes in drafting patent applications that reflect a profound respect for the creativity and complexity of her clients’ inventions. In particular, she specializes in patent drafting for technologies related to BioTech, FinTech, and InfoSec.
In her free time, Hannah engages in advocacy work for inclusivity in STEM with a special focus on gender equity and disability activism. She volunteers as a math educator and is widely recognized for her online presence as a voice for creating accessible math.