Kim Jessum is Chief IP Counsel, Associate General Counsel,
and Secretary at Heraeus Incorporated in Yardley, PA. Heraeus is a
Fortune Global 500 company specializing in precious metals, materials and
technologies; sensors; biomaterials and medical products; as well as quartz
glass and specialty light sources. Ms. Jessum is responsible for
providing intellectual property and general legal advice for various business
units in the United States and worldwide. She received her bachelors degree in
chemical engineering and applied science from Lehigh University in 1992 and her
masters degree in biopharmaceuticals from the University of Pennsylvania in
2004. She was awarded her law degree and Certificate in Intellectual Property
Law from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology in 1997.
Ms. Jessum is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Illinois
and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. She serves in leadership
for the ABA Intellectual Property Law Section and Litigation Section and as a
co-chair of the IP Committee of the Greater Philadelphia Association of
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