Welcome to the PTAB Bar Association, an organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the highest professional and ethical standards among lawyers and stakeholders who appear before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) of the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

The Association fosters constructive dialog between fellow bar members, the PTAB itself, and corporate and government stakeholders. Members of the Association have access to educational resources regarding the PTAB and opportunities for outreach, collaboration, and leadership in the PTAB community.

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Recent News

PTAB Bar Association Thought Leader Summit - October 5, 2023

Join us for the PTAB Bar Association Thought Leader Summit on Thursday, October 5, 2023. The PTAB Bar Association's Thought Leader...

PTAB Bar Assoc. Webinar, Appeals to the Federal Circuit-2022 Year in Review

PTAB Bar Association Committee on Appeals from the PTAB Join us for our upcoming webinar “Appeals to the Federal Circuit...

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Upcoming Events


2023 PTAB Bar Association Thought Leader Summit

2023 PTAB Bar Association Thought Leader Summit Join us for the PTAB Bar Association Thought Leader Summit on Thursday, October 5, 2023...

Our Seed Funders

The PTAB Bar Association thanks all 50 law firms who generously provided seed funding for the Association's early development expenses.