Intellectual Property

Offit Kurman's Intellectual Property (IP) Group helps dynamic businesses and individuals to develop and protect their IP assets. We can help you through all stages of your IP matters - from concept through development, registration, licensing, marketing, renewals, enforcement and sales. Our comprehensive and strategic approach to IP protection is designed to maximize the value of your IP assets and minimize the related risks.

Our IP team can help you to protect your names, logos, inventions, lists, works and other intangible property - which you likely value as being among your most highly prized assets. We represent individuals, private businesses and public companies to develop IP protection plans of varying complexity which meet the specific needs of each client.

Emerging technologies and intellectual property move at a lightning-fast pace in today's global marketplace. Protecting your IP is as crucial as ever, and is often an indicator of the value of your company’s potential. Our clients turn to us early and often for counsel regarding how to build, expand and profit from their IP portfolios.

What We Do


We help you to protect your brands, logos, taglines, designs and works of authorship.


We help you to protect your inventions, and prevent others from commercially exploiting the same.


We develop and review agreements and policies to protect trade secrets and privacy rights.


We help solve, through agreements and otherwise, disputes related to various intellectual property rights.

How We Do It


We will conduct a comprehensive review of your intellectual property assets and help you determine the appropriate course of action for protecting each such asset.


We will negotiate and prepare licenses and transfer agreements to help you derive value from the intangible assets you worked so hard to develop.


We will prepare and file patent, trademark and copyright applications and create agreements and policies to further protect your IP assets.



We can monitor the market and we will negotiate, arbitrate, mediate and/or litigate with others as needed to enforce your legal rights.

Friday Factoids

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Friday Factoid Quiz: Super Bowl Sunday

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Friday Factoid Quiz: Data Privacy Day

By Jon Wachs Esq. | January 25, 2018

Do you know whether your data is adequately protected? In honor of Data Privacy Day on January 28th, take this…

Friday Factoid Quiz: Your IP IQ

By Jon Wachs Esq. | January 18, 2018

  How much do you know about intellectual property? Test your knowledge of all things IP with this Friday Factoid…

Friday Factoid Quiz: National Trivia Day

By Jon Wachs Esq. | January 11, 2018

  January 4th was National Trivia Day. In honor of the special day, test your knowledge of IP with these…

Meet the Team

Intellectual Property Law

Phone: 301.575.0302
Fax: 301.575.0335
Mailing: 8171 Maple Lawn Boulevard,
Suite 200, Maple Lawn, MD 20759

Phone: 267.338.1379
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street,
Suite 2300, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 267.338.1357
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street,
Suite 2300, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 267.338.1315
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street,
Suite 2300, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 240.772.5137
Fax: 240.772.5135
Mailing: 50 Carroll Creek Way ,
Suite 340, Frederick, MD 21701
Phone: 267.338.1305
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street,
Suite 2300, Philadelphia, PA 19103

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