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

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

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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

History

Get to know our History

1968
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

ACCOLADES

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.

OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUR

Career

OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUR Career

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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Downloadable

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.