Jonathan DeBlois is an attorney in the IP Practice Group at Prince Lobel Tye LLP.  He focuses his practice on litigation involving patent, trademark and copyright infringement, as well as portfolio monetization strategy and licensing.  Jonathan has been instrumental in launching the firm’s patent mining and strategy practice which focuses on building targeted bespoke patent portfolios and IP monetization strategies.  He works with clients to identify underutilized or undervalued assets and through collaboration with global partners, litigation funders and technology experts creates target-specific monetization programs.  These unique programs span the entire monetization life cycle from valuation to funding, licensing and litigation.

Jonathan has substantial federal court and licensing experience in fields including VoIP telephony, wireless communication, streaming audio, search engine algorithms, geolocation services, anti-piracy technology, computing virtualization, software and hardware defined networking, medical devices and asset tracking systems.  His litigation background combined with deep technical knowledge and valuation skills enables Jonathan to successfully build and execute monetization strategies that realize significant revenue for his group’s clients.

Jonathan also has experience in trademark prosecution and opposition proceedings, domain name disputes and other e-commerce issues.  He has successfully enforced the trademark rights of clients ranging from Ivy League educational institutions to small start-ups.

Jonathan received his J.D. from Suffolk University Law School where he was an Articles Editor for the Suffolk University Law Review, and has authored articles published in IAM Magazine, World Trademark Review and Law 360.  He was named a Rising Star by Massachusetts “Super Lawyers” in the area of Intellectual Property Litigation in 2018-2020 and has been included in IAM Strategy 300: The World’s Leading IP Strategists since 2019.

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, J.D., summa cum laude, 2012
  • Saint Michael’s College, B.A., 2006

 

Bar Admissions

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • Massachusetts
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Texas