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Sign-up to Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for NC LEAP. There are many ways in which you can use your time and talent to benefit low-wealth entrepreneurs in North Carolina through our program. Completing this interest questionnaire will assist NC LEAP in providing you with volunteer opportunities that best suit your needs and abilities.

In partnership with the USPTO, NC LEAP is expanding to include a regional Inventor Assistance Program, which is designed to assist qualified inventors and small businesses with gaining pro bono access to the services of a registered patent professional. Volunteers will assist qualifying NC LEAP clients through various portions of the patent process. Clients will maintain responsibility for filing, prosecution and maintenance fees.

Please fill in each field as complete as possible. Items with a required field are required. Items with a possible required field may be required based on application/user selected info. This form will not be delivered until all required fields are complete. Existing members click here to pre-populate your application with your existing member information.

Attorney Volunteer Information
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Main Practice Concentrations
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Inventor Assistance Program
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Volunteer Information
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