Jay is an experienced patent attorney whose practice focuses on patent prosecution, portfolio management, due diligence, and opinions, with a particular emphasis on mechanical, electro-mechanical, and medical device technologies. In advising his clients, Jay leverages his prior work as a patent examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office and a product development engineer at a global medical device company.
In the medical technology sector, Jay has deep experience in patent procurement and strategic counseling in a variety of areas, including spinal implants, drug delivery devices, fluid infusion systems, cardiovascular access and closure devices, and surgical instruments. He also has assisted clients in obtaining patent protection for innovations related to consumer products, power systems, control systems, and computer-implemented systems and methods.
Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S., Mechanical Engineering, with highest honors
University of Tennessee, J.D., with high honors
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- Associate, Eversheds Sutherland LLP
- Patent Examiner, United States Patent and Trademark Office
- Product Development Engineer, Medtronic
- Co-Op Engineer, The Coca-Cola Company