District of Columbia

Pro-Bono services are designed to assist financially under-resourced independent inventors and small businesses. Pro-bono assistance is available, to be considered and apply go to www.fedcirbar.org/olc/pub/LVFC/cpages/misc/pto.jsp

Patent attorneys and agents
Registered Patent Attorneys/Agents in District of Columbia

Patent and Trademark Resource Center
Founders Library, Howard University, Washington, DC

Universities with Intellectual Property Law Clinics - Law School Clinic Certification Pilot program allows law students enrolled in a participating law school's clinic program to practice Intellectual Property Law before the USPTO under the strict guidance of a Law School Faculty Clinic Supervisor. The program currently consists of students practicing in both patent and trademark law before the USPTO

American University, Washington College of Law
IP Practice Area: Patents and Trademarks
www.wcl.american.edu/ipclinic/
ipclinic@wcl.american.edu

Howard University School of Law
IP Practice Area: Trademarks
www.law.howard.edu/1445
RThomas@law.howard.edu

The George Washington University School of Law
IP Practice Area: Trademarks
www.law.gwu.edu/academics/focusareas/ip/pages/llm.aspx
GWUSBC@law.gwu.edu

Inventor Organizations

Inventors Network of the Capital Area
dcinventors.org

 

Attorneys General
202.724.1305
John A. Wilson Building
1350 PA Ave NW Suite 409
Washington DC 20009
occ.dc.gov