Practice Areas



  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, 2010
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2006
  • District of Columbia, 2005
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 2004
  • U.S. District Court of New Jersey, 2004
  • State of New Jersey, 2004


University of New Hampshire School of Law, (formerly known as Franklin Pierce Law Center),  J.D., 2003

University of New Hampshire School of Law, (formerly known as Franklin Pierce Law Center), Masters in Intellectual Property, 2003

Tulane University, B.S., Biomedical Engineering, 2000

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Jenae C. Gureff

Washington, D.C.

Jenae Gureff focuses her practice on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications related to medical devices and mechanical technologies, serving both foreign and domestic companies. Jenae has considerable experience in preparing and prosecuting utility and design patent applications in the mechanical and biomedical arts, particularly medical devices and prosthetics, surgical methods and techniques, eyewear, robotic surgical systems, door technology systems, remote control devices, image detection units, aircraft systems, and agricultural delivery devices. Jenae also handles opinion work related to the foregoing technologies.  She is an active member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, and is the current Chair of the Mentoring Committee, having recently served as Vice Chair.  

Experience Highlights

Partner, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2018-present

Counsel, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2016-2017

Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2011-2015

Associate, Roylance, Abrams, Berdo & Goodman LLP, Washington, DC, 2005-2011

Attorney, Pepper Hamilton LLP,  Philadelphia, PA, 2004-2005

Associate, RatnerPrestia PC, Valley Forge, PA, 2003-2004



Professional Affiliations

American Intellectual Property Law Association

  • Chair, Mentoring Committee

Biomedical Engineering Society

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)