Gerald Ray Prettyman

Gerald Ray Prettyman: Attorney with JGPC Business & Corporate Law


Gerald R. Prettyman is a Patent and Intellectual Property lawyer for U.S. and International filings. His focus is assuring clients receive global protection with Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights and Contracts. His patent work includes software, solar applications, electronics, medical and bio-medical applications and design patents. He is a Registered Patent Attorney with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and is licensed in California and Minnesota.

‘Jerry’ earned a law degree and a post-graduate Masters degree in Intellectual Property (LL. M.) from the Golden Gate University School of Law, as well as a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from U. C. San Diego. Prior to his law career, Jerry was an engineer, including work in product design, material and product testing, regulatory compliance, quality control and assurance, and nuclear power plant testing for the U.S. Navy. Jerry is a U.S. Navy (Hospital Corps) Veteran. Jerry and his wife reside in Pleasanton with their furry family of three dogs. Jerry volunteers with Rotary while his wife volunteers with Paws In Need.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Intellectual Property
  • Patents
  • Contracts
  • Copyright
  • Trademarks

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
925-463-9600  Phone
925-463-9644  Fax
University Attended:
Golden Gate University-San Francisco, LL.M.; University of California - San Diego, B.S., 1989; Chabot College, A.A., Honors, 1983
Law School Attended:
Golden Gate University-San Francisco, J.D.
Year of First Admission:
2006, California
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover and Other - Diners Club, JGB
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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