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About Me

I have been actively involved in over 200 intellectual property lawsuits and have obtained over 1000 patents and trademarks for my clients. My patent and trade secret litigation experience has involved cases in the electronic, chemical, mechanical, software, business methods and biotech industries. My trademark experience has covered a variety of products and marks, and my copyright litigation experience has involved virtually all aspects of copyright protection.



Practice Areas


  1. Patent Application: 40%
    44 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Patent Infringement: 20%
    44 years, 200 cases
  3. Trademark Infringement: 20%
    44 years, 200 cases
  4. Copyright Infringement: 20%
    44 years, 150 cases



Hourly ($450/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Adam D. Palmer

    I have found Jerry to practice with great integrity. And I feel quite comfortable recommending him and his law firm for Intellectually Property matters, including patent and trademark infringement litigation.


    Adam Palmer Securities & Investment Fraud Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Joel Benjamin Rothman

    Jerry is both a superior patent infringement litigator and patent prosecution attorney. I am pleased to endorse him.


    Joel Rothman Intellectual Property Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Schneider Rothman Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC

4651 North Federal Highway
Boca Raton, FL, 33431


FLMember in Good Standing200609/08/2015
DCActive 198905/24/2015
VAAuthorized to practice law197003/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Open Source Legal SpecialistBlack Duck Software2012
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1976
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerSchneider Rothman IP Law Group2013 - Present
PartnerArnstein & Lehr, LLP2011 - 2012
PartnerNovak Druce +Quigg2008 - 2010
PartnerAkerman Senterfitt2005 - 2008
PartnerDla Piper, LLP (Us)2001 - 2005
PartnerArter & Hadden1999 - 2001
PartnerSpencer, Frank & Schneider1990 - 1995
Of CounselSpencer, Frank & Schneider1988 - 1990
PartnerCullen, Sloman, Cantor, Grauer, Scott & Rutherford1973 - 1988
AssociateCullen, Sloman, Cantor, Grauer, Scott & Rutherford1972 - 1973
Patent Agent, Attorney and Senior Patent AttorneyBurroughs Corporation1970 - 1972
Patent ExaminerUnited States Patent & Trademark Office1966 - 1967
Graduate Teaching AssistantGeorge Washington University1965 - 1965
Computer Programming and InstructionNational Security Agency1964 - 1966
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Florida Bar, Intellectual Property Law Certification CommitteeCommittee Member2013 - 2015
District of Columbia BarMember1989 - Present
Institute of Electrical and Electronics EngineersLife Member1975 - Present
Virginia State BarMember1970 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1970 - Present
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationMemberN/A
International Association for the Protection of Intellectual PropertyMemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Helena Laboratories v. Alpha ScientificNon-infringement at District Court; affirmed on appeal
In re Certain Optoelectronic DevicesJudgment for client, ITC Order excluding further importation
Levenger v. FeldmanPatent declared invalid and procured by inequitable conduct.
See all Legal Cases 
Publication NameTitleDate
Florida Bar Intellectual Property Certification ReviewTrade Secrets2006
West's Legal Forms 2d, vol. 25Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights1986
Case and Comment, Vol 83Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights for the General Practitioner1977
Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 55, page 418What Client's Expect An Attorney To Know About Patents1976
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJuris Doctor cum laude1970
New Jersey Institute of TechnologyElectrical EngineeringN/A1964
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Florida IP Certification ReviewTrade Secret Law In Florida2006
Patent Bar Review CoursePatent Prosecution2004