Jesse is a seasoned litigator, focusing his intellectual property practice on patent litigation. He has experience in all stages of litigation from pre-suit investigation through appeal and has served as second chair in several trials. Outside of federal court, Jesse has been involved in Patent Trial and Appeal Board proceedings, Section 337 investigations at the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), and alternative dispute resolutions. Jesse also leverages his trial experience to assist clients with freedom-to-operate matters, due diligence investigations, patent drafting, invalidity/infringement opinions, and licensing transactions.
Jesse has experience working on a wide range of technologies such as pharmaceuticals (e.g., small molecule, antibodies, and mRNA), medical devices (e.g., drug infusion pumps and inflatable bone tamps), recombinant proteins (e.g., Factor VIII), drug development (e.g., NK cells), power tools, batteries, vacuums, carburetors, wireless network communications, software, vehicle floor mats, and kitty litter.
Jesse has an active pro bono practice. Working with the National Immigrant Justice Center, he has successfully obtained asylum for two different families. He has also represented prisoners in civil rights cases.
2004, B.S., Chemical Engineering
DePaul University College of Law
2012, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
- 2012, Illinois