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

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

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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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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.