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

Friday Factoid Quiz: Happy Thanksgiving

By Jon Wachs Esq. | November 16, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving! Test your knowledge of IP and this time-honored holiday.   If you have any questions, please contact Jonathan…

Friday Factoid Quiz: Game Show Taglines

By Jon Wachs Esq. | November 9, 2017

Some game shows are memorable for their well-recognized taglines. Test your knowledge of these famous game show catch phrases with…

Friday Factoid Quiz: Peanut Butter Lovers’ Month

By Jon Wachs Esq. | November 2, 2017

November is Peanut Butter Lovers’ Month! Test your knowledge of all things peanut butter with this Friday Factoid quiz.  …

Friday Factoid Quiz: Happy Halloween

By Jon Wachs Esq. | October 26, 2017

Happy Halloween! In honor of Halloween next Tuesday, see if you can identify these Halloween-themed movies by their promotional posters.…

Friday Factoid Quiz: October Patent and Trademark History

By Jon Wachs Esq. | October 19, 2017

Step back in time and test your knowledge of these October patents and trademarks from year ago:      …

Friday Factoid Quiz: National Pasta Day

By Jon Wachs Esq. | October 12, 2017

It’s spaghetti, it’s fettuccine, it’s PASTA! In celebration of National Pasta Day on October 17, test your knowledge….    …

Friday Factoid Quiz: Breast Cancer Awareness

By Jon Wachs Esq. | October 5, 2017

Go pink this month in celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Test your knowledge of all things pink.    …

Meet the Team

Intellectual Property Law

Fax: 301.575.0335
Mailing: 8171 Maple Lawn Boulevard,
Suite 200, Maple Lawn, MD 20759
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street,
Suite 2300, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street,
Suite 2300, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street ,
Suite 2300 , Philadelphia, PA   19103
Fax: 240.772.5135
Mailing: 50 Carroll Creek Way ,
Suite 340, Frederick, MD 21701
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street,
Suite 2300, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Contact Us

Are you challenged by a complex legal issue or situation? Need help protecting your family or business in the face of legal threats? Looking for ways to preserve and improve your personal or business assets? Or maybe you just have a tough legal question that requires the expert perspective of an experienced attorney … Whatever the case may be, Offit Kurman Attorneys At Law is your perfect legal partner. Simply fill out the form below to access the knowledgeable legal guidance that our team of experienced attorneys has to offer.

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