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

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


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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.

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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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