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

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


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


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
Learn More +

Tokyo Office

Telephone: +81-3-6212-0550
Learn More +


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.

"Honda, Toyota Imports Cleared in ITC Infringement Review" – Oblon Attorneys featured in Law360 Article

  • July 24, 2019
  • Firm News
  • Law360

Associated Practices

“The U.S. International Trade Commission has cleared automakers Honda and Toyota and auto parts manufacturer Aisin of charges their motor products imported and sold in the US infringe two Intellectual Ventures patents covering thermoplastic parts, ending the commission’s review of an administrative law judge’s determination reaching the same conclusion.”

The Oblon Aisin Seiki litigation team prevailed in the on-going ITC litigation and the notice of final determination was issued on July 19, 2019 by the ITC.

Aisin was represented by Eric Schweibenz, John Kern, John Presper and Alexander Englehart.