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

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

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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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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.