Zachary A. Hawks





216-579-1700 ext. 123

Zachary Hawks is an associate at Pearne & Gordon LLP. His practice involves researching and drafting opinions in the biotechnological, pharmaceutical, and mechanical arts, as well as assisting in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications.  Zachary also provides legal support for other matters, including conducting research for a wide range of patent, trademark, and copyright issues.

During law school, he served as a Production Editor for the Akron Law Review, assisting primarily with the Akron Intellectual Property Journal.  Zachary began working at Pearne as a law clerk while attending law school.  He is a member of the Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, and the Ohio State Bar Association.


University of Akron School of Law, J.D., LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law, 2014, cum laude
Ohio University, B.S. Chemical Engineering, 2011, cum laude, Tau Beta Pi


Ohio Supreme Court
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office