Jo Ann Crandall is a paralegal and works with the firm's Intellectual Property section.
Jo Ann works with the firm’s intellectual property attorneys in all aspects of U.S. and international patent and trademark prosecution, including preparing documents for electronic filing with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). She focuses on protecting and supervising intellectual property rights. In addition, she oversees issue fee and maintenance fee payments to the USPTO and international patent offices, manages the patent and trademark docket for the group, and assists with IP portfolio management for clients.
With more than 30 years experience in the area of intellectual property, Jo Ann has worked for both large and small intellectual property law firms.