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

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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US Office

Telephone: 703-413-3000
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Telephone: +81-3-6212-0550
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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.

Droit américain des brevets : sa surprenante expansion en dehors du territoire américain

  • October 13, 2021
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Philippe Signore authored the article "Droit américain des brevets : sa surprenante expansion en dehors du territoire américain"  (US Patent Law: Its Surprising Expansion Outside of the Borders) featured in the Association Francophone de la Propriete Intellectuelle in their September 2021 edition.

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