Jessica McDonald is a registered patent attorney and trademark attorney at Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner. Jessica’s practice focuses on the prosecution and enforcement of trademarks, including counseling clients on their portfolios, such as selection and adoption of their trademarks, conducting U.S. and worldwide trademark clearance searches, filing and prosecuting trademark applications both domestically and internationally, and enforcement of their trademark rights. Jessica’s background also focuses on trademark and copyright litigation in the federal courts and trademark proceedings before the USPTO Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB).
St. John’s University School of Law
The Pennsylvania State University, Eberly College of Science
Bachelor of Science, Science
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
New York State Bar Association – Intellectual Property Section, Trademark Committee Member
Florida Association for Women Lawyers
Business Law Section and Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section of the Florida Bar
Prior to joining Schwegman, Jessica spent twelve years at a boutique intellectual property law firm in New York. Prior to being admitted as an attorney, Jessica worked in the patent department at OSI Pharmaceuticals formerly of Melville, New York, and at The Pennsylvania State University’s Intellectual Property/Technology Transfer Office.
American Bar Association/Bureau of National Affairs Award for Excellence in the Study of Intellectual Property
CALI Excellence for the Future Award – Patent Law