Christopher Ingle - Shareholder

Phone: 602-252-1900
Fax: 602-252-1114
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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 copyrights, trademarks, patents, and trade secrets; commercial litigation; and legal assistance in matters involving computers, the internet, social media, mobile devices, and emerging technologies. Mr. Ingle has been selected as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona by Arizona Business Journal, and has been selected to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars by his peers.


  • University of Arizona, Juris Doctor, 2007
    • Submissions Editor, Arizona Law Review
  • Arizona State University, Bachelor of Science, 2001

Court Admissions

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

Practice Areas

  • Intellectual Property
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Cyberlaw and Technology
  • First Amendment and Free Speech
  • Data Privacy and Security

Presentation and Publications

  • Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Considerations (2019)
  • Trademark Law Fundamentals – National Association of Legal Secretaries (2018)
  • Overview of Online Defamation – Scottsdale Bar Association (2016)
  •  Superhero Showdown at the USPTO – The Record Reporter (2015)
  •  Fundamentals of Online Defamation Litigation – Federal Bar Association (2015)
  •  Cyberlaw: Online Defamation and How to Get Negative Information Off the Internet – MyLawCLE (2014)
  • Online Defamation Litigation – MyLawCLE (2013)

Media Interviews

  • Waymo’s self-driving tech needs one big thing to succeed: more humans – CNBC (2019)
  • Cyber-attacks on the rise in Arizona – Channel 12 News (2016)
  • Your Facebook account can be used in court – News Channel 3 (2015)
  •  Internet opens the door to free speech that can get expensive – Arizona Republic (2014)

Organizations and Memberships

  • Greater Phoenix Mensa, Executive Committee
  • Lost Our Home Pet Rescue, Volunteer
  • State Bar of Arizona YLD Disaster Preparedness Committee, Member