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Jon A. Seppelt Senior Attorney

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 2010

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., 2010   
    Student Intellectual Property law Association (SIPLA), Treasurer
    Minnesota Justice Foundation (MJF)

University of Minnesota, Institute of Technology, Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, 2007

Jon A. Seppelt is a senior attorney in Dykema's Minneapolis office.  Mr. Seppelt concentrates his practice on Intellectual Property and more specifically the preparation and filing of foreign and domestic patent applications in technology fields including chemical technologies such as polymers, coatings and chemical processes, medical devices, filtration systems, fuel cell systems, electrical devices, sports and outdoor equipment, product identification, image processing, facial recognition systems, wireless network deployment and management, e-commerce, business methods, occupancy and intrusion detection, building information management systems, and computer hardware and software.

Mr. Seppelt also has experience in Foreign and Domestic Patent Prosecution as well as counseling clients and drafting opinions regarding patentability, freedom-to-operate, infringement, validity and trade secrets. Mr. Seppelt's undergraduate degree is in Chemical Engineering which complements his intellectual property practice.

While at William Mitchell College of Law, Mr. Seppelt assisted with preparation of several Briefs of Amicus Curiae in support of Appellants or Appellees, some of whom were major medical device manufacturers.

Memberships & Involvement

  • Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Intellectual Property Owners Association
  • LegalCORPS, Inventor Assistance Program Screening Committee