Jon E. Holland

Firm: Maynard Cooper & Gale
Location: Huntsville - AL

  • 655 Gallatin Street SW
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Tel : 256.551.0171
  • Fax : 256.551.2145

Jon is a Shareholder and serves as Chair of the Intellectual Property and Technology practice at Maynard Cooper.

He brings more than 15 years of experience working on behalf of clients to secure and protect their patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets. His current practice is primarily focused on patent and trademark prosecution and he has knowledge and experience across a wide range of other intellectual property matters including licensing, technology transfer and disputes involving intellectual property assets, including the emerging Inter Partes Review process.

His work has benefited companies of all sizes, from small start-ups seeking advice on how to manage a budding portfolio of intellectual property to Fortune 100 companies with goals unique as the intellectual property they own.

Jon’s knowledge of IP and the technologically-advanced clients he works for is rooted in the dual degrees he holds in electrical and aerospace engineering. His work covers a wide range of industries and technologies including computer graphics, software, microprocessing, computer hardware, electronics, electro-mechanical systems, cameras, microfabrication, telecommunications and data networking.

Jon’s skills as a lawyer are recognized by The Best Lawyers in America© in the areas of Technology Law and Patent Law.

He received his J.D. from the University of Alabama School of Law. He holds a B.S.E.E. from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a B.A.E. from Auburn University.


  • State Bar: Alabama, Georgia
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office


  • University of Alabama School of Law
    • (1995, J.D.)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    • (1997, B.S.E.E., Eta Kappa Nu; Tau Beta Pi)
  • Auburn University
    • (1993, B.A.E., Tau Beta Pi; Phi Kappa Phi; Sigma Gamma Tau)

Maynard Cooper & Gale

Maynard Cooper & Gale is a nationally recognized law firm with more than 270 lawyers. Headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, the firm has offices in New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., as well as three additional offices throughout Alabama located in Huntsville, Mobile and Montgomery. Our record and reputation confirm that we deliver desired results for our clients. We solve tough, complex legal problems for many of the world’s leading companies, including over 60 listed on the Fortune 500 with 32 of those in the top 100. We make it our priority to fully understand each client’s business and the climate in which it operates so that we can help them navigate challenges and prepare for what lies ahead. Our keen knowledge of the vast industries and dynamic legal environment equips us to provide paramount service with seamless attention to detail.

Maynard Cooper is recognized as a leader in government, the community and the legal profession. Maynard Cooper shareholders and associates can be found in key leadership positions in many professional organizations.

Our firm is driven by a deep sense of obligation to our community. Maynard Cooper has been recognized repeatedly as Alabama’s top firm in per-lawyer Pro Bono service, supporting a myriad of civic, charitable, religious and social causes and organizations.

The firm’s attorneys serve in leadership positions at the national, state and local government levels. One member of the Firm is a former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court. Two members of Maynard Cooper are past-presidents of the American Bar Association, and one is a recent past-president of the Alabama State Bar. At the local level, two of Maynard Cooper’s attorneys have served as president of the Birmingham Bar Association.