Jennifer M. Hartjes
Associate / Chicago

P: 312-881-5958

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Jennie has represented clients in the pharmaceutical, medical device, and consumer electronics fields, focusing on patent litigation. As a registered patent attorney, she draws on her experience with United States Patent Office proceedings to inform litigation strategy and counsel clients working in crowded patent fields. Jennie has led briefing on successful dispositive motions, worked with technical experts to prepare expert reports, and taken and defended depositions of both fact and expert witnesses. In her pro bono practice, Jennie represents a client on Nevada’s Death Row in a case involving forensic science and DNA-related issues. Prior to joining Goldman Ismail, Jennie practiced with another leading national law firm and completed a federal district court clerkship.

  • Consumer Electronics Litigation
    • Represents a Fortune 10 consumer electronics company in a litigation involving five patents relating to wireless communication and headphone design and operation technologies, together with breach-of-contract claims. The case is presently set for trial in July 2022.
    • Represents same Fortune 10 consumer electronics company in a patent-infringement case relating to wireless technology pending in the Western District of Texas.
    • Represents a Fortune 10 consumer electronics company in a patent-infringement and trade secret case relating to camera lenses pending in the District of Delaware.
    • Associate, Goldman Ismail Tomaselli Brennan & Baum LLP
    • Associate, Jones Day
    • University of Pennsylvania (J.D., summa cum laude)
      • Order of the Coif
      • Levy Scholar (full tuition scholarship)
      • Senior editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review
    • Creighton University (B.S., Biochemistry, summa cum laude)
      • Goldwater Scholar
      • Varsity Tennis
    • Honorable Wilhelmina M. Wright, U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
    • State of Illinois
    • State of Minnesota
    • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
    • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
    • United States Patent and Trademark Office