Jonathan Turpin

Jonathan B. Turpin




Jon Turpin focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation. His practice focuses primarily on pharmaceutical patent actions under the Hatch-Waxman Amendments to the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. He represents pharmaceutical companies in all aspects of federal intellectual property litigation, including pre-litigation activities, Paragraph IV Certifications, filing, fact and expert discovery, claim construction, motion practice, pre-trial, trial and post-trial phases.

Prior to joining Locke Lord, Jon worked as an associate at a boutique commercial litigation firm in Indianapolis, Indiana, where he represented Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, business owners and insurers in a wide range of business litigation matters, including fiduciary liability, partnership disputes and contract disputes in both federal and state courts. He also has experience representing attorneys and other professionals in malpractice, ethics and licensing matters.

While in law school, Jon interned for Judge Tanya Walton Pratt of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana.

Professional History

  • Associate, Hoover Hull Turner LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana (2014-2016)
  • Intern, Hon. Judge Tanya Walton Pratt, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

Community Leadership

  • Tenant Assistance Project, supervised project in which law students advise and represent tenants facing eviction