Jonathan Hartley PH.D
Patent Agent

Jonathan Hartley brings nearly a decade of laboratory research experience solving difficult technical problems to the firm, enabling him to assist clients with complex intellectual property issues.

With both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in chemical engineering and a doctorate in bioengineering, Mr. Hartley has an unusual breadth of knowledge that enables him to quickly grasp inventions and appreciate their commercial potential. His experience as a teaching assistant for an undergraduate biotransport course and a graduate level polymer science course taught him how to effectively communicate complicated topics so they are easily understandable.

Jonathan’s doctoral research was supported by numerous fellowships and awards including a National Research Service Award from the National Cancer Institute and a Whitaker International Summer Grant. Jonathan has experience developing acoustically sensitive liposomes, using bioconjugation techniques to attach peptides and oligonucleotides to poly(N-(2-hydroxypropyl) methacrylamide) (HPMA), and producing, purifying, and characterizing monoclonal antibodies for therapeutic applications. Mr. Hartley is an author and coauthor in 8 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts.

  • Ph.D., Bioengineering
    University of Utah, 2016
  • B.Sc., Chemical Engineering
    Brigham Young University, 2009
  • M.Sc. Chemical Engineering
    Brigham Young University, 2011
Bar Admissions
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
Experience | Legal

Brinks Gilson & Lione, Salt Lake City, Utah
Scientific Advisor, 2016 - Present

Novatek, Provo, Utah
Patent Intern 2009-2010

Experience |
Forward Thinking
in the media
October 06, 2016
Attorney at Law magazine mentioned Salt Lake City Attorney, Andrew Hufford, and Scientific Advisor, Dr. Jonathan Hartley, in the Talk Of The Town column. Please visit here and here to read more.
Press Releases & Events
June 07, 2016
SALT LAKE CITY— Intellectual property law firm Brinks Gilson & Lione announced today that Dr. Jonathan Hartley has joined the firm’s Salt Lake City office as a scientific advisor. Dr. Hartley focuses on nanotechnology, ...
  • Outstanding Poster Award, nanoDDS 2015, 13th International Nanomedicine & Drug Delivery Symposium
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Predoctoral Fellowship, National Cancer Institute
  • Whitaker International Summer Award, Principe Felipe Centro de Investigacion, Spain, 2013
  • Nanotechnology Training Program Fellowship, University of Utah, Nano Institute, 2011
  • Campbell Fellowship, University of Utah, College of Engineering, 2011

American Associate of Pharmaceutical Scientists

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