January 23, 2013
A MESSAGE TO OUR CLIENTS
Jondle & Associates, P.C. merges with
Swanson & Bratschun, L.L.C., forming Jondle Plant Science Division - Worldwide
plant intellectual property law firm joins one of the preeminent U.S.
biotechnology intellectual property law firms
Jondle & Associates, P.C. (J&A), a Castle Rock,
Colorado based legal team with a robust plant sciences background and over 30
years legal expertise in plant genetics, plant breeding, biotechnology and
molecular biology — including plant protection, patent and trademark matters—has
merged with Swanson & Bratschun, L.L.C.
(S&B) featuring one the premiere life-sciences patent practices in the nation.
This merger creates the "Jondle Plant Sciences Division" —a new division within
S&B focusing solely on plant science legal work.
Robert Jondle Ph.D., Esq. has been named Partner and Head of the Jondle Plant
Sciences Division of S&B. Dr. Jondle has built an outstanding reputation in
worldwide plant protection matters. “My relationship with Swanson dates back to
2002, and I’ve always had a great deal of respect for the expertise and
commitment of its professionals. We will continue to work collaboratively to
expand our presence in the important field of plant sciences,” said Dr. Jondle.
The merger of J&A with S&B results in a rich synergy of resources, as well as
the combined legal power of 15 patent & trademark attorneys and agents; 9 of
these with Ph.D.s and 3 with Master’s degrees in various fields of science
ranging from plant genetics, plant breeding, molecular biology, biochemistry,
biomedical sciences, pharmacology, and organic chemistry and others with degrees
or extensive experience in mechanical and electrical engineering, material
science, photonics and computer hardware and software.
Robert Jondle is looking forward to continuing to focus on addressing the
individual needs of his clients, as well as the timely and ever evolving matters
of plant protection worldwide.
Swanson & Bratschun, L.L.C., one of the
world’s premier intellectual property law firms, is located in metropolitan
Denver, Colorado. S&B's integrated services platform includes patent expertise
in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, chemistry, medical products,
mechanical devices, computer hardware and software, material sciences, telecom
and electronics. The firm’s international practice extends to all areas of
intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade
secrets, including extensive experience in transactions and litigation. Swanson
& Bratschun has been recognized as drafting the highest quality biotech patent
applications of any firm of any size in the United States.