Jay Ryan is a Patent Agent who received his Bachelor of Science in Physics from Cleveland State University in 1986.
Jay worked as a Patent Examiner at the United States Patent and Trademark Office from 1987 to 1993, where he examined patents in a wide range of optical technologies, from simple eyeglasses and vehicle mirrors, to high-tech holographic systems.
Jay worked for 12 years in the Intellectual Property groups at corporate law firms in Cleveland, Ohio. After that, Jay was self-employed as a freelance patent agent for 14 years before joining Emerson Thomson Bennett in 2019.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Patent Preparation and Prosecution
United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1993
Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio
B.S., Bachelor of Science in Physics – 1986
President, Society of Physics Students, CSU (1985-86)
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association, Member
Cleveland Regional Association of Planetariums