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Jonathan Hobbs is a registered patent agent with more than 10 years of international experience providing services to clients, inventors, and companies on disclosures being filed in the United States. He evaluates and drafts patents and prepares applications for patents, trademarks, and copyrights. Fluent in Japanese, Jonathan also provides translation and original (Japanese) specification analysis, writes and re-writes claims, and provides litigation support for patent cases.


  • Patent drafting and prosecution
  • Litigation Support
  • Patentability analysis
  • Disclosure evaluations
  • Landscape analysis



  • Manager, Inovatible, Tokyo, Japan, 2013-2021
  • Intern Tech Transfer, Indiana Economic Development Corp., 2009-2010

Recognition & Leadership

  • Commissioned as a member of the Intellectual Property Translation Certification Committee, Japan Intellectual Property Translation Committee, 3/26/2013
  • Member, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan, 2010-2019
    • Vice Chair, IP Committee


  • Ph.D., Neuroscience/Physics, Indiana University
  • B.Sc., Ball State University
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
˘ Not admitted to the practice of law.
  • Japanese, Fluent