Ann G. Schoen

T 513.651.6128
F 513.651.6981
301 East Fourth Street
Great American Tower, Suite 3300
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Ann is chairperson of the intellectual property department and practices in the areas of patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright litigation and patent prosecution.  Prior to joining Frost Brown Todd, she worked as in-house patent counsel at General Electric.


Frost Brown Todd, Cincinnati, Ohio
1/02 - Present
Member, Intellectual Property Department
11/00 - 12/01

Frost & Jacobs, Cincinnati, Ohio
10/95 - 11/00
Associate, Intellectual Property Department

Practice directed to all aspects of intellectual property law, with particular concentration in litigation and patent prosecution.

Participated in litigation of patent, trademark, trade secret, and copyright cases, in state and federal courts, involving steel processing, food dyes, air knives, electronic high-security locks, automotive parts, computer software and telecommunications products and services.

Drafted and prosecuted U.S. and foreign patent applications in the chemical, biotechnical and mechanical arts, including subject matter areas involving steel manufacturing, ink jet printers, mechanical devices, biochemistry, and medical devices.

General Electric Co.
Corporate Research and Development
Schenectady, New York
Attorney – Patent and Legal Operation,
10/94 - 9/95

Highlights & Recognitions

  • Chambers USA, Intellectual Property, 2011-2018
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, 2013-2019
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Cincinnati - Litigation - Patent, Lawyer of the Year, 2017

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association

Other Contact Info


Jamesa VanVelzel
T 513.651.6955