Jonathon A. SzumnyDENVER OFFICE
Mr. Szumny is a registered patent attorney whose practice focuses on helping clients identify, protect and manage various types of intellectual property. In addition to preparing and prosecuting various types of patent applications before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), his practice also includes conducting due diligence on target portfolios, performing patentability searching, and conducting freedom to operate analyses. He also has a sizable trademark practice that includes filing and prosecuting trademark applications as well as engaging in Opposition and Cancellation proceedings before the USPTO. Mr. Szumny has worked with clients in a wide variety of technical disciplines including satellite imagery processing, multiprocessor design, cyber security, touch screen design, power equipment, medical injectors, and elevated flooring support systems, among other types of mechanical, medical device and computer-related arts. He also has significant prior experience as a primary examiner at the USPTO providing him with intimate knowledge of the inner-workings of the USPTO which he uses to his clients’ benefit when interacting with Examiners and determining appropriate courses of action in relation to USPTO correspondence.
Statement of Practice:
Intellectual Property Law: Patent and Trademark Prosecution
Admitted to bar:
2008, Colorado; registered to practice before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, 2005
University of Colorado at Boulder (B.S.M.E., 1999)
University of Kansas (J.D., 2008), Order of the Coif