Inventors and small businesses that meet certain financial thresholds and other criteria may be eligible for free legal assistance in preparing and filing a patent application. The Patent Pro Bono Program is a nationwide network of independently operated regional programs that match volunteer patent professionals with financially under-resourced inventors and small businesses for the purpose of securing patent protection.
USPTO Ohio Pro Bono Program: Ohio Patent Pro Bono
SCORE’s mission is to foster vibrant small business communities through mentoring and education. SCORE represents the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors.
65 E State Street #1350
Columbus, OH, 43215
Or, get connected to a SCORE mentor anywhere in the U.S. by expertise/industry.