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


The National Association of Patent Practitioners (NAPP) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting
patent practitioners and those working in the field of patent law in matters relating to patent prosecution, its practice, and technological advances.

Our Mission is to provide networking, education, collegial exchange, benefits, and a collective voice in the larger IP community on patent law and prosecution practice, so that patent practitioners can flourish and achieve the highest levels of competence and professionalism in their practice.

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


Join Today

NAPP's 20th Annual
Meeting & Conference (AMC)
Alexandria, Virginia
July 28-30, 2016

More details coming soon!