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

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


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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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