Jennifer Burnette advises clients that innovate in material sciences, chemistry/chemical engineering, nanotechnology, and mechanical products.  Ms. Burnette has experience in patent portfolio management and counseling, foreign and domestic prosecution of patent applications, post grant procedures, and counseling clients on invalidity, non-infringement, and freedom to practice matters, and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  She uses her interdisciplinary training in material science to adeptly master a variety of technological fields.  Ms. Burnette’s technical background in material science makes her well suited to quickly establish the in-depth understanding of  technologies needed to counsel clients on how to maximize the value of their patent portfolio through patent application filing and prosecution strategies.  Clients gain an advocate who works intensively and with dedication to their interests.

Education

  • University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Northwestern University, B.S., Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics
  • Northwestern University, B.S., Material Science and Engineering

Practices

Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Jennifer Burnette

Associate

Jennifer Burnette advises clients that innovate in material sciences, chemistry/chemical engineering, nanotechnology, and mechanical products.  Ms. Burnette has experience in patent portfolio management and counseling, foreign and domestic prosecution of patent applications, post grant procedures, and counseling clients on invalidity, non-infringement, and freedom to practice matters, and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  She uses her interdisciplinary training in material science to adeptly master a variety of technological fields.  Ms. Burnette’s technical background in material science makes her well suited to quickly establish the in-depth understanding of  technologies needed to counsel clients on how to maximize the value of their patent portfolio through patent application filing and prosecution strategies.  Clients gain an advocate who works intensively and with dedication to their interests.

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Jennifer Burnette

Jennifer Burnette

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