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

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


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.

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