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Jesse S. Harper




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Jesse joined Hovey Williams in 2022 as an Associate. He is a registered U.S. patent attorney whose practice includes preparing and prosecuting U.S. and foreign patent applications. His background in chemical engineering enables him to assist clients in both the chemical and mechanical industries. Because of this, his practice focuses on technology areas that include industrial processes and operations, chemical compositions and polymer formulations, power generation, aerospace, and motor vehicle manufacturing, for example. He also provides enforcement strategies and counsels clients in pre-litigation contexts by performing infringement, invalidity, and freedom-to-operate analyses. 

Areas Of Practice

  • Patent Law
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Intellectual Property

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2014
  • New York, 2010
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2010


  • University of New Hampshire - Franklin Law Center, Concord, New Hampshire
    • J.D. - 2010
  • Clarkson University, New York
    • B.S. - 2007
    • Major: Chemical Engineering

Past Positions

  • Armstrong Teasdale, Associate
  • Compass Minerals, Senior Intellectual Property Counsel (secondment)
  • General Electric, Intern and Patent Agent