The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) operates a headquarters and Eastern Regional Outreach Office in Alexandria, Virginia, and four additional regional offices across the nation. Combined, these provide inventors, entrepreneurs, and small businesses a USPTO presence in every U.S. time zone. Staff in our offices work closely with intellectual property practitioners and services, startups, and job-growth accelerators. They also collaborate with local science, technology, engineering and mathematics organizations on outreach and educational programing. Additionally, we operate Patent and Trademark Resource Centers (PTRCs) in most states and maintain a list of other available resources in every state. Select an office location or a state on the map below to learn more about what the USPTO can do for you.
- Alexandria, VA (USPTO headquarters, including East Coast outreach office)
- Dallas, Texas
- Denver, Colorado
- Detroit, Michigan
- San Jose, California