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

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


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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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