Kapil Banakar helps clients manage and protect innovation through the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, primarily in the chemical and mechanical spaces.

Past Experience

During law school, Kapil served as a summer associate at Faegre Baker Daniels; a student associate with the Indiana University Intellectual Property Law Clinic; a patent prosecution extern with the U.S. Navy Office of General Counsel; and an IP extern with the Indiana University Research and Technology Corporation.

Services & Industries


Bar Admissions

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


Indiana University Maurer School of Law
J.D. (2015)

Purdue University
B.S. in Chemical Engineering (2012)

Leadership & Community

Pro Bono

  • Indiana University Intellectual Property Law Clinic

Professional Associations

  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers


  • Faegre Baker Daniels — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2014, 2016-18
  • Alpha Lambda Delta Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society
  • Omega Chi Epsilon Chemical Engineering Honor Society
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