On-site professional advice and clinics.

Entrepreneur Assistance Law Clinic

Providing expert legal advice, by appointment, on legal matters related to business startup:
  • Business/entity formation
  • Founder agreements
  • Employee agreements and management
  • Investor term sheets
  • Regulatory compliance

Intellectual Property Law Clinic

Counseling Pennsylvania innovators, entrepreneurs, small businesses, and early-stage start-ups in intellectual property strategy. Services are provided pro bono (free) to clients who would not otherwise have access to high quality intellectual property legal services. The IP Clinic does not provide services relating to litigation. Under the direction and guidance of the Clinic Director, the IP Clinic’s team of Penn State Law students advise clients in various matters:
  • General intellectual property counseling
  • Performing patentability and trademark clearance searches
  • Drafting patent and trademark applications, and interacting with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


Penn State Law’s Intellectual Property Clinic has reached capacity and cannot accept any new clients at this time. Any previously submitted intake forms that received a confirmation of receipt will continue to be on our waitlist, and persons associated with those intake forms will hear from the Clinic in the near future. Please check back periodically as our availability may change. We wish you the best and appreciate your patience.