Outlier Patent Attorneys

Jamie Brophy

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Expertise: Medical and Mechanical Devices

Jamie is a former Patent Examiner with over 20 years of experience in preparing and examining U.S and foreign patent applications. During her time at the USPTO, Jamie specialized in semiconductor devices and methods of making semiconductor devices. Jamie’s current practice is focused on protecting medical devices and mechanical apparatuses.

Within the medical device practice area, Jamie has prosecuted patents related to various devices and treatment systems, including cytological imaging and analysis systems, biopsy devices, intrauterine treatment devices, stent assemblies and delivery, robotically controlled catheter navigation systems, RF tumor ablation devices, vaso-occlusive devices and materials, and neuromodulation devices

Within the mechanical arts, Jamie has prosecuted patents related to household devices, sports equipment, football helmets, seismic isolation systems, and berm and filter devices.

  • When clients work with Jamie and Samar, they often remark that: Jamie is the realist, and Samar is the optimist.

  • Interesting fact: Jamie is an avid crocheter and proud owner of a 1972 VW Karmann Ghia named "Jolene."

  • Favorite quote: My kids can attest to the fact that my favorite quote is the good old Golden Rule. I say it to them all the time: "Treat others the way YOU want to be treated."

Portrait of Jamie Brophy.

More about Jamie Brophy


  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Bar admission

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office