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20 03, 2018

We’re Hiring

2020-02-24T15:23:07-05:00March 20th, 2018|

Experienced Attorneys and Patent Agents “The work environment for attorneys at Jones Robb is excellent. It’s a collegial environment. The membership team is thoughtful and they are great communicators. The work is diverse, no two days are the same.” More

27 02, 2018

Jones Robb, PLLC re-certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB)

2020-02-24T15:23:57-05:00February 27th, 2018|

We are pleased to announce that JONES ROBB, PLLC has again received national certification from the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE). The firm has been certified by the WBENC for 9 years. In addition to its WBENC certification, Jones Robb, PLLC is also certified as a Woman Owned [...]

31 01, 2018

Patent Office Releases Revisions to Ninth Edition of the Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP)

2020-03-16T19:09:33-04:00January 31st, 2018|

On January 25, 2018, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office released Revision 8.2017 of the Ninth Edition of the MPEP. Chapters 200, 700-1000, 1200, 1400, 1500, 1800, 2000-2300, 2500, and 2700 of the MPEP include substantive revisions in the recent release. Find out more about the revisions here.

22 01, 2018

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) Remains Open as Government Shuts Down

2020-03-16T19:09:43-04:00January 22nd, 2018|

Per the USPTO website, the Patent and Trademark Office remains open at this time. The Office will continue operating through reliance on fees collected last year. For more information and to check the current status of the USTPO, click here.

17 01, 2018

WOL Webinar January 18, 2018

2020-02-24T15:26:47-05:00January 17th, 2018|

Join JONES ROBB's Founding and Managing Member, Susie Jones, tomorrow, January 18, 2018, as she and other female firm leaders discuss “Growing and Running Your Firm with Multiple Rainmakers/Equity Partners.” Learn about different law firm structures, the practicalities of running your own firm, and the considerations involved in taking on an equity partner. This event [...]

21 12, 2017

Susie Jones to participate in Women Owned Law Virtual Speaker Series

2020-02-24T15:29:40-05:00December 21st, 2017|

Susie Jones to participate in webinar panel discussion titled “Growing and Running Your Firm with Multiple Rainmakers/Equity Partners” on Janary 18, 2018. This event is one of Women Owned Law’s (WOL) Virtual Speaker Series events. For more information and to register click here.

18 12, 2017

Supporting the Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

2020-02-24T14:22:40-05:00December 18th, 2017|

For the fifth consecutive year, Jones Robb, PLLC participated in the Salvation Army's Angel Tree program. “Every year, we are excited to receive information on our Angel Tree children,” said Susie Jones, managing partner at Jones Robb, PLLC. “It is great to see the individuals at the firm who volunteer to adopt one or more [...]

26 09, 2017

Why Women Leave Big Law to Start their Own Firms – Susie Jones and others comment on the growth in Women-Owned Law Firms

2020-02-24T15:30:46-05:00September 26th, 2017|

September 19, 2017 Susie Jones was quoted in an online article in Bloomberg Law’s Big Law Business. The feature story, "Why Women Leave Big Law To Start Their Own Firms," profiles several women who departed their jobs at large law firms to start their own firms. Susie’s quote is one of a compilation embedded in [...]

14 07, 2017

Jones Robb 2017 Summer Intern Program

2020-02-24T15:31:34-05:00July 14th, 2017|

This year, Jones Robb has a full summer intern program, with two rising high school seniors, two former interns who are returning for a second internship, and the return of a fall/spring intern! Our high school interns include Zulekha Tasneem and Sameer Agrawal. Zulekha Tasneem is a rising senior at the nationally ranked STEM school, [...]

5 06, 2017

IAM Patent 1000 Again Recognizes Jones Robb, PLLC

2020-02-24T15:32:27-05:00June 5th, 2017|

Jones Robb, PLLC is again named a leading patent prosecution law firm in the Washington, D.C. metro area in the IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals in 2017 – a unique guide that identifies the top patent professionals in key jurisdictions around the globe. The IAM Patent 1000 remarks “[t]rusting in its patent [...]