the firm's post-grant practitioners are some of the most experienced in the country.

Kasumi  Kanetaka
Kurt M. Berger, Ph.D.
John F. Presper
Steven B. Chang
Sameer  Gokhale
Aldo  Martinez
Marina I. Miller, Ph.D.
Akihiro  Yamazaki
Michael R. Casey, Ph.D.
Eric W. Schweibenz
J. Derek  Mason, Ph.D., CLP
Jianping (James)  Wu
Jeffrey B. McIntyre
Robert W. Downs
Alec M. Royka
Brian B. Darville
Tao  Feng, Ph.D.
Diane  Jones
Charles L. Gholz
Edwin D. Garlepp
Long  Phan, Ph.D.
Elissa L. Sanford
John S. Kern
Jay E. Rowe, Jr., Ph.D.
Thomas M. Cunningham, Ph.D.
Derek  Lightner, Ph.D.
Chika (Teranishi) Iitoyo
Dale M. Shaw
Alexander B. Englehart
Andrew M. Ollis
Carl E. Schlier
Christopher I. Donahue
Tia D. Fenton
Colin B. Harris
Ryan W. Smith
Kevin Ross  Davis
Norman F. Oblon
Craig R. Feinberg
Teddy S. Gron
Frank J. West
Robert T. Pous
John  Sipos
Eckhard H. Kuesters
Stephen G. Baxter, Ph.D.
Nicholas  Rosa, Ph.D.
Kevin L. Hartman, Ph.D.
Daniel J. Pereira, Ph.D.
Arthur I. Neustadt
Surinder  Sachar
Jenchieh (Joseph) Yuan
Stefan Uwe  Koschmieder, Ph.D.
Robert  Tarcu
Grace E. Kim
Yuki  Onoe
James R. Love
Yuanyi (Alex) Zhang, Ph.D.
Philippe J.C. Signore, Ph.D.
Yorikatsu  Hohokabe, Ph.D.
Richard D. Kelly
Christopher  Ricciuti
David M. Longo, Ph.D.
Kevin M. McKinley
Bogdan A. Zinchenko

Technologies

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Digital Health
Digital Health
Energy & Renewables
Energy & Renewables

Fast Facts

About Our

Law Firm

About Our Law Firm

Headquartered within steps of the USPTO with an affiliate office in Tokyo, Oblon is one of the largest law firms in the United States focused exclusively on intellectual property law.

Get to know our

History

Get to know our History

1968
Norman Oblon with Stanley Fisher and Marvin Spivak launched what was to become Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, LLP, one of the nation's leading full-service intellectual property law firms.

Our Local and

Global Reach

Our Local and Global Reach

Outside the US, we service companies based in Japan, France, Germany, Italy, Saudi Arabia, and farther corners of the world. Our culturally aware attorneys speak many languages, including Japanese, French, German, Mandarin, Korean, Russian, Arabic, Farsi, Chinese.

A few of our

ACCOLADES

A few of our ACCOLADES

Oblon's professionals provide industry-leading IP legal services to many of the world's most admired innovators and brands.

OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUR

Career

OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUR Career

From the minute you walk through our doors, you'll become a valuable part of a team that fosters a culture of innovation, client service and collegiality.

A few ways to

GET In Touch

A few ways to GET In Touch
US Office

Telephone: 703-413-3000
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Tokyo Office

Telephone: +81-3-6212-0550
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Downloadable

Patent Forms

Downloadable Patent Forms

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued final rules implementing the inventor's oath or declaration provisions of the America Invents Act (AIA) on August 14, 2012.

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