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

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

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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.

Christopher I. Donahue

Christopher I. Donahue

Of Counsel ∙ US Office
E: cdonahue@oblon.com
T: (703) 413-6902
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