Jennifer A. Dunner

Of Counsel

Jennifer Dunner’s practice focuses on all aspects of patent prosecution, patent counseling and opinions, patent license agreements and foreign filings. Ms. Dunner previously practiced for more than a decade with a Chicago patent firm, where she prosecuted patents in a variety of fields but, in particular, those in the mechanical area, including medical devices and consumer products.

Prior to her practice of law, Ms. Dunner worked as a cytogenetic technician at Northwestern University’s Human Genetics Laboratory in Chicago, Illinois where she divided her time between research and clinical work.


  • B.A., Biology-Geology (interdisciplinary major), Lawrence University, 1979
  • Illinois Teaching Certificate in Secondary Science, Lawrence University’s Education Program, 1980
  • J.D., The John Marshall Law School, 1986


  • Registered Patent Attorney
  • Illinois


  • “Enhancement of a Fra(16)(q22) with Distamycin A: A Family Ascertained Through an Abnormal Proposita.” American Journal of Medical Genetics 16:277-284 (1983).

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