Hawaii residents have access to a host of unique resources and assistance in their state. Expand the categories below to see what is available to you. Additionally, our Silicon Valley Regional Office provides additional support and resources for customers in the West Coast region of the United States. Get free patent and trademark legal assistance Patent Pro Bono Program Hawaii inventors are served by the California Inventors Assistance Center Program, part of the USPTO's nationwide pro bono program that matches inventors who qualify (based on income) with volunteer attorneys and patent professionals that will help you file your patent application. Law school clinics There are 19 law school clinics that provide free patent and trademark services to all residents of the United States regardless of location. Learn to search for inventions and trademarks at PTRCs Certain libraries throughout the United States are designated as Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC), which provide resources and trained staff to help customers use and understand USPTO information and filing systems. Hawaii is served by the following PTRCs: Hawaii State Library - Honolulu Attend inventor and entrepreneur workshops, trainings, and other events in your region Every day the USPTO hosts events across the country geared just for aspiring inventors and entrepreneurs, from trademark basics to patent search workshop. Check our USPTO event calendar and find something near you today. Find a registered patent attorney or agent in Hawaii If you intend to hire an attorney (recommended), the USPTO maintains a roster of active patent attorneys and agents registered with the USPTO. Find an attorney or agent by selecting Hawaii from the list of states in the search field. Network with inventor and entrepreneur organizations in your state Inventor clubs and organizations can be a great way to connect with local inventors and entrepreneurs and open more doors to resources and opportunities. Below is a list of organizations in Hawaii. If you represent an inventor group or nonprofit and would like to have your organization listed here, please email SiliconValley@uspto.gov. Honolulu Hawaii International Inventors Association, Inc.808-523-5555 Attorneys General 425 Queen St. Honolulu, HI 96813hawaii.gov/ag Do you have suggestions for resources to include on this page? Please contact SiliconValley@uspto.gov.