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

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


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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.

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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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