Christopher B. Ingle

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Intellectual Property Attorney in Phoenix, AZ

May, Potenza, Baran & Gillespie PC
 | 201 N Central Ave, 22nd Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone: 602-252-1900
Fax: 602-252-1114
Selected To Rising Stars: 2017
Licensed Since: 2007
Practice Areas:
  • Intellectual Property (60%),
  • Business Litigation (40%)
Attorney Profile

Christopher Ingle is a shareholder at May, Potenza, Baran & Gillespie, P.C., where he heads the intellectual property department and is a member of the litigation practice group. His practice focuses on commercial litigation; protection of copyrights, trademarks, patents, and trade secrets; and legal assistance in matters involving computers, the internet, social media, cell phones, and emerging technologies. Mr. Ingle was selected as part of the Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona for 2018, and has been a featured speaker for the Scottsdale Bar Association and the Thurgood Marshall Inn of Court. He earned his law degree in 2007 from the University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, where he was the Submissions Editor of the Arizona Law Review, and holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Arizona State University.



  • University of Arizona, Juris Doctor, 2007
  • Arizona State University, Bachelor of Science, 2001

Bar Admissions:

  • Arizona 2007

Court Admissions:

  • Arizona Supreme Court
  • District Court for the District of Arizona
  • Arizona Bankruptcy Court
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Practice Areas:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Cyberlaw and Technology
  • Construction Law


  • Top 100 Attorneys in Arizona, 2018
  • Super Lawyers, 2017


  • Fundamentals of Online Defamation Litigation
  • Online Defamation and How to Get Negative Information Off the Internet
  • Online Defamation Litigation

Organizations and Memberships:

  • Greater Phoenix Mersa, Executive Committee Member
  • Lost Our Home Pet Rescue, Volunteer
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Intellectual Property (60%): Copyrights, Patents, Trademarks, Intellectual Property Law

Business Litigation (40%)

Focus Areas

Copyrights, Patents, Trademarks, Intellectual Property Law


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Rising Stars: 2017

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About Christopher Ingle

Admitted: 2007, Arizona

Professional Webpage:


  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2017
  • Top 100 Lawyer in Arizona for 2018, AZBusiness
  • Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers, 2016
  • Graduate, Arizona College of Trial Advocacy, 2010

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, 2008 - Present
  • Federal Bar Association, 2007 - Present
  • American Mensa, 2003 - Present
  • Arizona Bankruptcy Court
  • Defense Research Institute, 2009 - Present
  • American Bar Association - Litigation Section, 2007 - Present
  • Animal Legal Defense Fund, 2004 - Present
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona
  • Arizona State Bar YLD Disaster Plan Committee, 2010 - Present
  • Arizona State Bar - Trial Practice Section, 2007 - Present
  • Maricopa County Bar Association, 2007 - Present
  • Arizona Supreme Court and all lower state courts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Volunteer Lawyers Program, Volunteer

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Superhero Showdown at USPTO, Record Reporter, 2015
  • Your Facebook Account can be Used in Court, Channel 3 News, 2015
  • Cyberattacks on the Rise in Arizona, Channel 12 News, 2015
  • Arizona gossip Website at center of cheerleader alleged defamation case, Phoenix Metro Properties, 2015
  • Legal social media 'prenups' can quash embarrassing posts, New York Daily News, 2015
  • Internet opens door to free speech that can get expensive, The Arizona Republic, 2014
  • Submissions Editor, Arizona Law Review, 2007
  • Monthly luncheon, How to deal with online defamation....and what NOT to do, 2016
  • Monthly speaker, How to deal with online defamation....and what NOT to do, 2015
  • MyLawCLE, How to Remove Negative Information from the Internet, 2014
  • My Law CLE, Fundamentals of Online Defamation Litigation, 2014


  • Xcentric Ventures v. Mediolex Ltd.

Educational Background:

  • Arizona State University, Bachelors of Science in Psychology, Honors: magna cum laude, 2001
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201 N Central Ave
22nd Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phone: 602-252-1900

Fax: 602-252-1114

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Last Updated: 9/24/2019

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