Dan L. Bagatell

Dan L. Bagatell

Perkins Coie LLP

Recognized since 2013

Phoenix, Arizona

Practice Areas

Appellate Practice

Copyright Law

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2015 - Copyright Law
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Dan Bagatell spends most of his time on post-trial and appellate matters, focusing on disputes involving complex technology and complicated statutes. Dan chairs the firm’s Federal Circuit patent appellate practice, and he regularly briefs and argues cases in appellate courts around the country. Dan also writes and edits critical trial court papers such as Markman briefs, summary judgment motions, oppositions to class certification, motions for judgment as a matter of law and new trial motions. In addition, clients often enlist Dan to work on special projects such as amicus briefs, case analyses and white papers. Dan works closely with lawyers in offices and practices throughout Perkins Coie, and he enjoys teaming with lawyers at other firms as well.


  • 2901 North Central Avenue, Suite 2000
    Phoenix, AZ 85012-2788


  • Yale University , BA

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona, State Bar of Arizona
  • California, The State Bar of California


  • American Bar Association - Member
  • Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education - Finance Committee Member
  • Federal Circuit Bar Association - Member
  • Florence Immigrant & Refugee Rights Project - Board Member

Perkins Coie LLP
Headquarters: Seattle, Washington

265 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

93 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2015 - Copyright Law

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Copyright Law, Phoenix (2015)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Copyright Law


  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed in Benchmark Appellate's Guide to America‚Äôs Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys as an Appellate Litigation Star for the 9th Circuit

Other Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

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