Jennifer Junkin assists clients to protect their innovations, focusing her practice in the drafting and prosecution of U.S. and foreign patent applications in the mechanical arts. Her practice also includes IP due diligence, portfolio management, and freedom to operate and infringement opinions. Jennifer has experience with intellectual property transactional matters, including trademark prosecution; and with commercial and intellectual property litigation, including inter partes review (IPR), Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) proceedings, and District Court litigation. Representative technologies include aerospace, cybersecurity, computer methods, engine components, industrial equipment, exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) systems, and online gaming.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Jennifer was at Pratt & Whitney, where she provided intellectual property support to the Power Systems business unit, collaborating with engineers on invention disclosures, patent analysis, and clearance analysis. She has six years of engineering experience working with gas turbine engines at the jet engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corporation. Jennifer is a patented inventor, holding a U.S. patent related to turbine engine technology.