Attorney Profiles

Jay Schloff

Law Experience

Representing clients in a variety of intellectual property matters, including:

  • Drafting and prosecuting patent and trademark applications before the United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Conducting due diligence in the form of prior art searches, patentability opinions, and freedom-to-operate analyses
  • Negotiating licensing and sale agreements for clients' intellectual property
  • Assisting clients with export control regulation compliance

Representing clients in the course of civil litigation, including:

  • Conducting pre-filing negotiation and due diligence
  • Advocating through all phases of trial court practice

Former Judicial Attorney, Wayne County (Michigan) Circuit Court, Civil Division


University of Wisconsin Law School
Madison, Wisconsin

J.D., May 1999


University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

B.A., Linguistics, May 1995



U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Registered Patent Attorney)

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

Work Experience

Board member of local municipal environmental safeguard commission

Panel Presenter, TiECon Midwest 2008 (“Succeeding in a Dynamic Global Marketplace")

Proficient in spoken and written German