David W. Nagle , Jr. - Stites & Harbison, PLLC

David W. Nagle , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2017

David Nagle is a Registered Patent Attorney who has been with the Intellectual Property & Technology Service Group since its inception. He holds an advanced engineering degree, and his technical knowledge consistently allows him to better understand his clients' business needs and processes.

David has extensive experience prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications covering a wide range of subject matter, including consumer goods, mechanical devices, software and business methods. He also counsels clients on trademark and copyright issues, and he regularly negotiates and prepares licensing agreements and other contracts implicating intellectual property rights.  David is recognized as a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP™), a designation which acknowledges licensing professionals who have demonstrated their experience and proficiency in licensing and the commercialization of intellectual property.

University of LouisvilleBS 1994University of LouisvilleM.Eng 1995University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of LawJ.D. 1998
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)American Bar AssociationKentucky Bar AssociationLouisville Bar AssociationLicensing Executives Society InternationalInternational Trademark Association

Case History

Patent Counsel — Serves as outside patent counsel to one of the world's leading restaurant companies, developing appropriate patent strategies to protect new food products, food preparation methods, and related equipment 
Intellectual Property — Developed a comprehensive intellectual property plan that protected a new product line for a leading beverage equipment manufacturer 
Patent Application — Assisted a developing lighting company in filing patent applications related to its core technology in more than 30 countries, and subsequently prepared and negotiated distributorship and license agreements for its foreign distributors

Client Comments

"David Nagle is the best there is in intellectual property. This guy knows his stuff and gets it done quickly and more effectively than any lawyer I deal with. I cannot recommend him more strongly."

-Travis Cox
VP and Gen Mgr
Tarter Gate Company, LLC

"David Nagle is a great lawyer -- very knowledgeable and responsive."

Office Location

400 West Market Street, Suite 1800
Louisville, KY 40202-3352
United States

Practice Areas

Patent Law