About the Firm
Greenblum & Bernstein was established in 1978, and is now located in Reston, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C., in the high technology corridor near Dulles International Airport. Greenblum & Bernstein has steadily grown for over thirty years to include more than 40 professionals and 120 employees, and presently occupies 50,000 square feet of a 77,000 square foot building in Reston.
Our Practice Areas
The firm specializes exclusively in intellectual property law, particularly concentrating in patents, trademarks and copyrights. Practice groups at Greenblum & Bernstein include a Client Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer Practice Group; Design Practice Group; Interference Practice Group; Litigation and Trial Practice Group; Asian Practice Group; Patent Procurement Practice Group; PTO Petitions, Appeals and Special Procedures Practice Group; Pharmaceutical Practice Group; Post-Grant Patent Group; and Trademark & Copyright Practice Group.
Professionals at Greenblum & Bernstein have backgrounds in all major technical disciplines, including aerospace engineering, biotechnology, chemistry, biochemistry, pharmaceuticals, chemical engineering, physics, applied physics, electrical engineering, computer engineering, industrial engineering, computer science, systems engineering, civil engineering, manufacturing engineering, and mechanical engineering. The firm’s members have more than 220 years of combined experience working at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and include the former Chief Judge and Vice Chief Judge of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Board of Appeals and Interferences.
Clients of Greenblum & Bernstein range from large and established multinational corporations to start-up companies seeking intellectual property guidance for the first time whose business activities encompass a broad spectrum of technical areas.
Our Workflow System
Because G&B realizes the importance of state of the art technology in both our clients’ businesses and our own, the internal workflow of G&B centers around a highly sophisticated, multi-module, proprietary software program. This patent pending workflow system was developed based on over 30 years of experience and allows G&B to economically and efficiently meet our clients’ needs. G&B’s workflow system provides real-time observation of workflow and workload of attorneys and assistants by centralized management; improves communication throughout the entire office; and provides total integration of calendaring workflow, client contact, document management, and billing in a way that can be monitored and calibrated.