Jewell N. Briggs (Jewel)

Associate / Detroit Metro Office

Jewell is known for bringing a relentlessly driven attitude to all facets of intellectual property law. Her practice includes preparing and prosecuting patent applications for a range of new technologies, providing litigation support, conducting trademark clearance searches, and beyond.  With three degrees in the hard sciences and previous experience in nursing, Jewell brings a uniquely gifted perspective to counseling clients across a range of industries, from chemical and biopharma laboratories to large electrical and heavy manufacturing companies.

Jewell is equally proactive in matters that require comprehensive research.  She regularly conducts patentability searches and, as a member of the litigation support team, is experienced in handling discovery matters, identifying relevant issues, efficiently conducting legal research, and drafting motions.  Clients and colleagues alike appreciate her frank approach to finding solutions that are efficient, strategic and successful.

AWARDS & DISTINCTIONS

AIPLA Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition, Chicago, March 2015 – Best Appellant Brief

MEMBERSHIPS

American Intellectual Property Law Association

Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association

Michigan Bar Association, IP Law Section

EDUCATION

J.D., cum laude, Michigan State University College of Law, 2016

B.S., cum laude, Biology, Loyola University Chicago, 2013

B.S., cum laude, Forensic Science, Loyola University Chicago, 2013

B.S., cum laude, Chemistry, Loyola University Chicago, 2013

BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS

Michigan