Jonny is a registered patent agent who focuses his practice on patent prosecution, portfolio management, and strategic counseling. He leverages his experience as a patent agent and a patent examiner at the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to draft and prosecute utility and design patent applications, prepare freedom to operate opinions, manage complex patent portfolios, and help clients develop patent strategies. He works with companies in a wide variety of industries across the technology landscape.
Prior to joining Mintz, Jonny was a patent agent at an international intellectual property law firm based in Washington, DC, and with an association of independent registered patent attorneys. He also worked as a patent analyst at an intellectual property software company. Earlier, Jonny was a patent examiner with the USPTO for more than 16 years, where he evaluated patents involving medical technology.
Jonny also worked as an environmental engineer at an engineering consulting firm that specializes in environmental project management and an AutoCAD operator at a product design firm.
- University of Georgia (BS, Biological Engineering)