Jonathan Stone, Of Counsel

Biography

Jonathan Stone is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group whose practice focuses in the areas of patent prosecution and technology transfer. Jon works closely with universities, research institutions, and other organizations to develop and efficiently manage strategic patent portfolios in a range of complex technologies. He also provides counseling and opinion work related to freedom-to-operate, non-infringement, and patent invalidity.

Jon provides business-focused counseling to his clients by drawing on his extensive experience working within the medical imaging, healthcare IT, medical device, and other high-tech industries. Using his knowledge of industry trends and competitive landscapes, Jon partners with his clients to develop patent strategies that advance the organization’s commercialization and business goals.

In addition to his legal experience, Jon is an Adjunct Professor at Marquette University Law School where he teaches courses in patent drafting and prosecution.

Representative Technologies
Within the academic setting, Jon gained technical research experience with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technologies. Additionally, he has drafted and prosecuted patent applications related to the following:

  • Medical imaging, including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), x-ray computed tomography (CT), ultrasound imaging, ultrasound elastography, and positron emission tomography (PET)
  • Radiation physics, including technologies related to radiation treatment planning, dosimeters, particle accelerators, collimators, and radionuclide production
  • Healthcare IT, including technologies related to digital image and signal processing, image reconstruction algorithms, medical information systems, and surgical navigation
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning, especially as applied to medical imaging, physiological sensor, and other clinical data
  • Software applications, including technologies related to remote sensing, geographical information systems (GIS), computer vision, and autonomous vehicle navigation
  • Medical devices, including technologies related to cardiac electrical stimulation, neuromodulation, physiological sensors, flexible electronics, catheters, surgical implants, orthopedic devices, microfluidic devices, and tissue culture platforms

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Marquette University Law School (J.D., 2012)
  • University of Wisconsin (M.S., 2005)
    • Major: Medical Physics
  • University of Wisconsin (B.S., 2005)
    • Major: Physics

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin, 2012
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2012
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2008

Professional and Civic Activities

  • State Bar of Wisconsin (Member)