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

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


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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


Get to know our History

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


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.




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.

AIPLA 2022 Spring Meeting

Schedule : This Month

Associated People

Frank West will attend the AIPLA 2022 Spring Meeting in New Orleans, LA on May 17-19, 2022.