Jonas Jarvholm PhD

Jonas Jarvholm, Ph.D.


Jonas Jarvholm is a member of the Chemical and Pharmaceutical, and Mechanical Technologies (including Medical Device and Ornamental Design), practice teams in the firm's Patents Group. Jonas drafts and prosecutes patent applications and prepares patentability and non-infringement opinions, both domestically and internationally, covering chemical, mechanical, design, pharmaceutical, nanotechnology, and medical technologies. He also has experience with Post Grant Review (PGR) proceedings. He is licensed to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Jonas has patent and research experience in chemistry, pharmaceuticals, polymer science, materials science, surface science, and nanotechnology. During his doctoral and postdoctoral studies, Jonas developed technologies and materials for nanotechnology applications. He produced and transferred molecular-sized patterns of discotic organic molecules into semiconductor surfaces using etch processes. He also developed materials and procedures for thermochemical nanopatterning of thermo-responsive materials using atomic force microscopy (AFM).

Professional Highlights

Professional Activities

Georgia State IP Law Society

State Bar of Georgia, Intellectual Property Section

Swedish American Chamber of Commerce, Board Member

Recognition & Accomplishments

The Best Lawyers in America, "Ones to Watch," Intellectual Property Law, 2021-2024 (Atlanta)

IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Professionals, patent prosecution, 2023, 2024

USPTO, Patent Pro Bono Achievement Certificate, 2022

Recipient, Shorter College's Distinguished Young Alumnus Award, 2011

Inductee, Shorter College's Athletic Hall of Fame, 2009

Speaking Engagements

Presenter, "The Importance of the Priority Application," American Chemical Society (ACS) Fall Meeting 2021, Atlanta, Georgia, August 23, 2021

Presenter, "How to Prepare Your Business for IP Issues in the U.S. Market," Valea AB, Gothenburg, Sweden, October 9, 2019

Presenter, "How to Prepare Your Business for IP Issues in the U.S. Market," Valea AB, Stockholm, Sweden, October 8, 2019

"Value Add And Risk Management for U.S. Patent Practice," Business Finland, Helsinki, Finland, April 27, 2018



Georgia State University College of Law (J.D. 2013)
Recipient, Intellectual Property Scholarship, 2010

Georgia Institute of Technology (Ph.D., organic chemistry, 2007)
Recipient, GT NanoScience Technology Research Fellowship, 2004

Shorter College (B.S., chemistry, 2002)



U.S. Patent and Trademark Office