David P. Nigro

David P. Nigro: Attorney with Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.
  • Counsel at Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (433 Attorneys)
  • One Arizona Center, 400 East Van Buren Street, Suite 1900, Phoenix, AZ 85004
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David Nigro's practice is concentrated in intellectual property law. He has experience advising clients in patent and trademark prosecutions, patent and trademark litigation, and transactions involving intellectual property. David has experience in a variety of industries and technologies including chemical processes and compositions, consumer and pet food production/packaging, composite materials, seed and plant biotechnology, renewable/sustainable technologies, ceramics, aerospace systems, electrical power generation and control, jet engines, nacelles, financial services and information technologies. Prior to attending law school, David worked as an application developer in the information technology field. As an undergraduate, David worked as a synthetic organic chemist.

Apart from his law practice, David is a statewide leader on issues relating to the education of children with sensory disabilities.

Professional Recognition and Awards

•Gold 'n Gavel Star, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University (2018)

Community Involvement

•Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind, Board Member (2016-present)
•Foundation for Blind Children, Board Member (2015-present)

Other Professional Experience

•Accenture, Inc., Analyst/Application Developer (2001-2004)
•Duke Cancer Institute (1999)

Related News & Events

Dec 11
Snell & Wilmer Partner David P. Nigro Recognized as Gold 'n Gavel Star by Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

Jan 04
Snell & Wilmer Attorney David Nigro Appointed to Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and Blind Board of Directors

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Intellectual Property and Technology
  • Intellectual Property and Technology Litigation
  • Patent Prosecution and Counseling

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
602.382.6509  Phone
University Attended:
Duke University, B.S., Biology and Public Policy, minor in Chemistry, 2001
Law School Attended:
Arizona State University, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Dean's Award for Outstanding Performance, William H. Pedrick Scholar, Associate Editor, Jurimetrics - The Journal of Law, Science and Technology, 2007
Year of First Admission:
United States District Court, District of Arizona; United States Patent and Trademark Office; United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; Arizona; Supreme Court of Arizona

Professional Memberships & Activities

•State Bar of Arizona


Peer Reviews

4.6/5.0 (1 review)
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