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Daniel Noblitt named 2014 Top Lawyer

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Scottsdale, Ariz. – The Noblitt Group would like to congratulate Daniel Noblitt on being recognized as a “Top Lawyer” by AZ Business Magazine. Mr. Noblitt has been listed for his success in the area of Intellectual Property.

AZ Business Magazine’s 2014 top lawyer list was created after a survey was sent throughout the valley, asking law firms to nominate their best attorneys from more than 20 different categories for consideration. Those nominees were then evaluated by a panel made up of industry experts to determine the exclusive Top Lawyers List.

Daniel J. Noblitt Named as 2014 ILO Client Choice Award Recipient

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

The Noblitt Group, PLLC is pleased to announce that Daniel J. Noblitt has been named exclusive recipient of the 2014 Client Choice Award from Lexology, an international legal intelligence service, and International Law Office (ILO) in the area of Intellectual Property/Patents in Arizona.

Since 2005, the Client Choice awards have recognized those law firms and partners around the world that stand apart for excellent client service. The criteria for the awards focus on the ability to add real value to clients’ business above and beyond other players in the market. Uniquely, these awards survey senior corporate counsel only, with this year’s winners chosen from a pool of more than 2,000 individual client assessments. Only four attorneys were selected from Arizona.

Scottsdale-based Noblitt is ILO’s exclusive winner of the Client Choice award for Intellectual Property/Patents in Arizona. Noblitt’s practice focuses on helping clients identify and protect intellectual property with an emphasis on strategically building patent portfolios and optimizing intellectual property assets. He is regularly recognized as one of Arizona’s leading intellectual property practitioners. Noblitt was also the winner of the Client Choice Award in 2013.

To learn more about the awards, visit the Client Choice site at www.clientchoice.com.

 

Gary Newson Recognized as 2014 Rising Star

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Attorney Gary Newson has been named a 2014 Rising Star by Super Lawyers. Newson is certified as a patent attorney by the U.S.  Patent and Trademark Office. He focuses his practice on patent, trademark, trade dress, copyright, false advertising, and unfair competition matters. He has substantial experience in managing domestic and international patent and trademark portfolios, and assists clients in developing strategies for protecting technology and trademarks.

He earned his law degree from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, and graduated from University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering. Before his legal career, Newson was a reliability engineer at Aviation Communication and Surveillance Systems and Cessna Aircraft Company.

Rising Stars” recognizes top up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years old or younger, or who have been practicing 10 or fewer years. No more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in each market are named to the Rising Stars list.

The Noblitt Group Named as 2014 “Best Law Firm”

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Scottsdale, Ariz. – The Noblitt Group would like to announce that the firm has been named 2014 Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers ®, and has been ranked as a Tier 1 firm in the Phoenix Metropolitan area for copyright law, patent law, trademark law, and patent litigation. The firm also received a tier 2 ranking in intellectual property litigation in the Phoenix Metropolitan area, as well as national tier 2 ranking in trademark law, and national tier 3 ranking in copyright law.

The 2014 Edition of Best Law Firms includes rankings in 74 national practice areas and 120 metropolitan-based practice areas.  Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. The firms listed in The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from their clients and peers.  To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the U.S. Daniel Noblitt is listed in The Best Lawyers in America© and was recently named 2014 Lawyer of the Year in Patent Law.

Since 2002, the Noblitt Group continues to provide excellent counsel and service to clients in the field of intellectual property and technology, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and related licensing, contracts, and litigation. The firm is made up of attorneys who hold at least one degree in a technical discipline, such as electrical engineering, computers, biotechnology, aerospace, and mechanical engineering.

Daniel Noblitt Named 2014 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in Patent Law

Friday, December 13th, 2013

Scottsdale, Ariz. – The Noblitt Group would like to congratulate Daniel Noblitt on being awarded Best Lawyers’ 2014 Phoenix Patent Law “Lawyer of the Year”.

Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant. These lawyers are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the peer-review assessments.

Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

Mr. Noblitt has been practicing intellectual property law for over twenty years. His background includes broad-based intellectual property counseling, patent preparation and prosecution, trademark and copyright registration, trade secret and trade dress protection, technology transfer, and related litigation, licensing and counseling.

2013 U.S. News and World Report Best Law Firm

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Scottsdale, Ariz. – The Noblitt Group is pleased to announce it has been selected as a Best Law Firm by U.S. News and World Report for 2013.  The Noblitt Group was recognized as a First-Tier firm in several areas, including Patent Law, Trademark Law, Copyright Law, and Intellectual Property Litigation.

Inclusion in the “Best Law Firms” listing is based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes data collection, evaluation and feedback from thousands of clients, lawyers and law firm representatives spanning a wide range of practice areas nationwide.

Earlier this year, Daniel J. Noblitt, the firm’s founder, was again selected for inclusion in the 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

The methodology for the 2012-2013 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings involved surveying law firm clients, leading lawyers and law firm managers, partners and associates, marketing managers and recruiting officers.  All of the feedback was combined into an overall score for each firm.

U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers have released the 2013 “Best Law Firms” rankings, providing a comprehensive view of the U.S. legal profession that is unprecedented both in the range of firms represented and in the range of qualitative and quantitative data used to develop the rankings.

The third edition of these rankings features law firms given consistently impressive performance ratings by clients and peers. Achieving a high ranking is a special distinction that signals a unique combination of excellence and breadth of expertise. The rankings in their entirety are posted online at http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com.

About The Noblitt Group: Founded in 2002 in Scottsdale, The Noblitt Group continues in its commitment to providing exceptional counsel in the field of intellectual property and technology law, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and related licensing, contracts, and litigation. To provide the best possible service to its clients, each of the firm’s attorneys holds at least one degree in a technological discipline, including electrical engineering, computers, biotechnology, aerospace, and mechanical engineering.  The firm represents great companies across a wide range of industries and stages of growth—from start-ups to FORTUNE 50 corporations.  Additional information is available at www.ngtechlaw.com.

2013 Go-To Law Firm for the Top 500 Companies

Monday, January 28th, 2013

Scottsdale, Ariz. – The Noblitt Group is pleased to announce it has been named as a “2013 Go-To Law Firm for the Top 500 Companies,” an honor that places the firm in an elite group that delivers exceptional work for the Fortune 500. The Noblitt Group was recognized for its work in Intellectual Property.

Each year as part of its research, American Lawyer Media, publisher of Corporate Counsel and other top industry journals, gathers data from Fortune 500 Companies’ General Counsel, and through research in key databases, to determine which law firms they rely upon for outside counsel in a number of key practice areas. This research is summarized in a guide that is distributed to In-House Counsel at all Fortune 500 Companies as well as leading business executives and law firms throughout the U.S.

2013 Lexology Client Choice Awards

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

Scottsdale, Ariz. -Lexology Client Choice Awards 2013 announced that Daniel J. Noblitt was named the exclusive winner of the Intellectual Property – Patents category for Arizona.

Launched in 2007, Lexology is a daily newsfeed of law firm client alerts, articles and blogs delivered to the desktops of senior business lawyers worldwide on a daily basis. Lexology has built a unique audience of over 160,00 subscribers, over 60% of whom are corporate counsel in the vast majority of Fortune 500, FT Global 500 and FT Euro 500 companies. You can read more at http://www.lexology.com/.

“I would like to personally congratulate you on this fantastic achievement. Unlike other awards, you can only be nominated for the Client Choice program by corporate counsel, and this year we received over 1,000 nominations from clients in the USA and Canada. Having now completed our research, we have found you to be a worthy winner based on excellent reviews from your clients.” Tom Gillett, Head of Research.

Dan Noblitt has been practicing intellectual property law for over twenty years. His background includes broad-based intellectual property counseling, patent preparation and prosecution, trademark and copyright registration, trade secret and trade dress protection, technology transfer, and related litigation, licensing, and counseling.

2012 Copyright Lawyer of the Year

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Best LawyerScottsdale, Ariz. – The Noblitt Group, PLLC is pleased to announce that Daniel Noblitt has been named Best Lawyers’ 2012 Phoenix Copyright Law Lawyer of the Year.

After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 18th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2012) is based on more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

The lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in our surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.

Steven Naifeh, President of Best Lawyers, says, “We continue to believe – as we have believed for more than 25 years – that recognition by one’s peers is the most meaningful form of praise in the legal profession. We would like to congratulate Dan Noblitt on being selected as the ‘Phoenix Best Lawyers Copyright Law Lawyer of the Year’ for 2012.”

Mr. Noblitt has been practicing intellectual property law for over twenty years. His background includes broad-based intellectual property counseling, patent preparation and prosecution, trademark and copyright registration, trade secret and trade dress protection, technology transfer, and related litigation, licensing and counseling.

The Noblitt Group Launches New Website

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

We’ve launched our new web site and invite all our clients and colleagues to browse around. Don’t hesitate to contact us should you have any questions.