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

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

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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.

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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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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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