About Jay R. Hamilton

Jay R. Hamilton

Education

  • J.D., with distinction, University of Iowa College of Law, 2000
  • M.B.A., Finance & Entrepreneurship, University of Iowa Henry B. Tippie College of Business, 1999
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Iowa, 1991

Admitted

  • Illinois, 2000
  • Iowa, 2001
  • United States Patent & Trademark Office, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa

Memberships

  • Member, Scott County Bar Association, 2003
  • Board Member, Quad City I-Club, 2005
  • Member, Iowa Intellectual Property Law Association, 2009
  • Member, Johnson County Bar Association, 2013
  • Guest Lecturer at various small business and inventor forums

Jay R. Hamilton

Founder / Principal

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Jay Hamilton is the Founder and Managing Partner at Hamilton IP Law. Jay went into Chemical Engineering, completing his B.S. at The University of Iowa in 1991. After graduation from Iowa, Jay worked as a Chemical Engineer & Operations Supervisor in the oil refining industry. Jay earned a dual degree in business and law, receiving his M.B.A in Finance and Entrepreneurship from The University of Iowa Henry B. Tippie College of Business in 1999 and his J.D., with distinction, in 2000 from The University of Iowa College of Law. Jay is a member of the Scott County and Johnson County Bar Associations, the Iowa Intellectual Property Law Association (“IIPLA”), and a former Board Member of the Quad City I-Club. Currently serving on the Board of Directors for the predictive analytics company Armatics, Jay combines his entrepreneurial drive, technical experience, legal acumen, and business savvy for a unique blend of consultation that prepares his clients for a competitive and evolving marketplace, allowing them to stay flexible and prepared to Own The Market®.