Welcome to NAPP 

“You guys are all GREAT!  NAPP is a wonderful institution and has allowed me to remain being a sole practitioner with lots of mentors and no office politics!"

Pat Costanzo, Patent Practitioner,
in solo (small firm) practice since 2001

NAPP is a nonprofit 501(c)(6) membership association dedicated to serving the needs of professionals working in the field of patent prosecution. Members include patent agents, patent attorneys, consultants associated with USPTO activities, providers of products and services that support patent practitioners, and people who are on the path towards becoming patent practitioners.

NAPP serves its members through the dedication of volunteers who serve on active committees where the focus is always on adding value for members and keeping the organization strong.

Each member gets value in his or her own way. We invite you explore our website so you can see the value membership holds for you. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions.

The Benefits of Membership

  • Online Discussion Forum for Patent Prosecution Practice Support and Networking
  • Affordable Liability/Malpractice Insurance through Dominion Insurance Services
  • Additional Insurance Discount with NAPP Best Practices Program
  • Annual Summer Conference offering Updates, Training, CLE and Networking


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Registration is OPEN for NAPP's19th Annual Meeting & Conference (AMC), Denver, Colorado! July 11-14, 2015

We are excited to announce that our 19th Annual Meeting & Conference will be held at the Magnolia Hotel in Downtown Denver July 12-14 (JumpStart Reception Saturday evening July 11). With the newest USPTO satellite office up and running in Downtown Denver, and the Big Sky and Rocky Mountains as the backdrop, it is poised to be our best event ever. Read more...