Jwalant Dholakia


Jwalant Dholakia (JD) concentrates his practice on intellectual property matters, including patent preparation and prosecution, IP due diligence, and client counselling.

JD has experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications in a variety of technical fields, including semiconductors, wireless communication, digital image processing, computer software, display technologies, printers and business machines, medical devices and imaging, scientific and industrial imaging, optical systems, power tools, construction machinery, and oil field services. His practice further includes advanced prosecution before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and prosecution of high-value patent applications under accelerated examination procedures.

During law school, JD worked full-time as a patent agent, and previously as a patent engineer, where he prosecuted patent applications before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.



  • New York
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


  • Fordham University School of Law, JD
  • Gujarat University, BS
  • Pace University-New York, MS