Jennie Hartjes focuses her practice on patent litigation and brand protection. She has experience representing clients in district court and at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Her practice includes patent infringement actions, inter partes review proceedings, trade secret misappropriation actions, and patent and trademark portfolio management.
Jennie has represented a variety of clients in patent matters, including those in the pharmaceutical, medical device, and chemical sectors. Prior to attending law school, Jennie was named a Goldwater Scholar for her research in organic chemistry and dental materials.
Jennie also counsels clients regarding the development of their brands. She assists in managing trademark and domain name portfolios and enforcing clients' copyright and trademark rights through cease and desist efforts.
Jennie maintains an active pro bono practice, including involvement in a federal Section 1983 case. She is a member of the Associate Committee of Jones Day's Women in IP initiative. Before joining Jones Day, Jennie served as a law clerk to a federal district judge.
- University of Pennsylvania (J.D. summa cum laude 2018; Order of the Coif; Senior Editor, Law Review); Creighton University (B.S.Chm. in Biochemistry summa cum laude 2015; Phi Beta Kappa)
- Minnesota, U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, and registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- Law Clerk to Judge Wilhelmina M. Wright, U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota (2018-2019)