Jared is responsible for assisting in all aspects of domestic and foreign patent prosecution, including:
- Drafting and filing patent applications
- Responding to actions and letters issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and international patent offices
- Preparing assignments and declarations
- Shepherding priority documents
Jared also regularly handles correspondence with the firm’s clients and international associates.
Prior to joining Michael Best, Jared served for nine years as a patent paralegal. In this role, he worked closely with lawyers, the USPTO and international associates on large patent portfolios.