Jennifer Blount is a registered patent attorney who assists companies and institutions in the planning and development of patent portfolios and product lifecycle management. Jennifer’s practice focuses on developing IP strategy, preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the area of chemical, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries as well as material science. Jennifer also performs patentability and freedom-to-operate analyses, due diligence assessments, and provides non-infringement and invalidity opinions.
Jennifer’s wide range of experience gives her a comprehensive perspective. She has worked both in private practice and in-house. Further, before beginning her legal career, she worked as a scientist for a large pharmaceutical company.
United States Patent and Trademark Office
Executive Committee and Member of American Chemical Society, Past Division Chair of Chemistry and the Law (CHAL)
Member of French-American Chamber of Commerce
The Scripps Research Institute
NIH Postdoctoral Fellow
B.S., M.S., Ph.D.