Daniel J. Noblitt


Practice Summary

Dan Noblitt brings exceptional experience in intellectual property and technology law to help clients develop, monetize, and enforce intellectual property rights, both domestically and abroad. Dan is regularly recognized by national publications, including Best Lawyers in America®, Southwest Super Lawyers®, IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals, Top Attorneys in Arizona, Top Attorneys in the Southwest, and Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona. Dan was recently named Scottsdale’s 2024 “Lawyer of the Year” in Patent Law by The Best Lawyers in America®.

For over 30 years, Dan has advised on strategies for technology, trademarks, and creative content. He regularly negotiates and prepares agreements for the development, supply, protection, and transfer of intellectual property assets, products, and services. His clients operate in many industries, such as electronics, software, entertainment, finance, medical devices, manufacturing, transportation, and consumer goods.

Dan teaches the next generation of lawyers as an adjunct professor at the Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, and frequently lectures on intellectual property and related business and technological issues. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. Before founding Noblitt & Newson, he was a partner at a large Arizona law firm, and has worked with some of the most prestigious law firms in Texas and the southwest.

  • University of Oklahoma, J.D. 1991
  • University of Wyoming, B.S.E.E. 1988
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • Federal District of Arizona
  • Federal Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Adjunct Professor of Law at Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America
  • Served in Osaka, Japan as liaison to a Japanese patent law firm
  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Snell & Wilmer, LLP (Phoenix, Arizona) (Partner)
  • Meyer, Hendricks, Victor, Osborn & Maledon (Phoenix, Arizona)
  • Streich Lang (Phoenix, Arizona)
  • Pravel, Gambrell, Hewitt, Kimball & Kreiger (Houston, Texas)