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Jennifer Swanson

Docketing Specialist

Jennie Swanson is a docketing specialist at Patterson Thuente IP with almost two decades experience in docketing and patent prosecution for both US and foreign matters. Jennie supports attorneys in all areas of patent prosecution by prepping and filing documents with the USPTO, managing dockets and deadlines. She takes pride in providing strong customer service and making sure the needs of  both domestic and foreign clients are met.


Jennie’s favorite activity outside of the office is being in the outdoors. She loves biking, walking and camping with family as much as possible in addition to crafting, gardening and baking.


Minnesota Paralegal Institute

  • Paralegal certificate, 2008

University of Minnesota

  • B.A. – political science and global studies, 2003
  • Cub Scout Master
  • Youth hockey volunteer