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

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


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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.

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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.

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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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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.

Justices Seem Unsatisfied With Design Patent Damages Tests

  • October 14, 2016
  • Article
  • Law360

An article by Colin Harris and David Longo titled "Justices Seem Unsatisfied With Design Patent Damages Tests" is featured in IP Law360's website.