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Jonathan Schnayer

Patent Agent

Jonathan Schnayer is a registered patent agent, practicing out of Dickinson Wright’s Chicago office. With over 7 years of experience in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications for electrical technologies, Jonathan has gained a deep technical knowledge of complex electrical and computer technologies.

Prior to becoming a patent agent, Jonathan held positions as a technical consultant, digital hardware designer, and research aide in high energy physics, giving him a well-rounded perspective on the tech industry.


Northern Illinois University

B.S., Electrical Engineering, 2010

University of Illinois

M.S., Electrical & Computer Engineering, 2013

Prominent Assignments

  • Managed the comprehensive legal representation of a leading computer and internet security company, overseeing its patent portfolio prosecution, clearance opinions, and competitive strategy. Additionally, spearheaded all aspects of trademark clearance, registration, and enforcement on behalf of the client.


Court Admissions

  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
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