2012 World Technology Law Conference & Annual Meeting
May 3–4, 2012 • The Ritz-Carlton • Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
Ira M. Schwartz
Shareholder, DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy; Phoenix, Ariz., U.S.
Ira M. Schwartz practices primarily in the intellectual property area, representing a broad range of clients from large corporations and universities, to small and medium sized high technology businesses, to individual artists, authors and inventors.
Mr. Schwartz lectures frequently on the topics of Computer and Internet Law, Intellectual Property Law and mediation and arbitration of Intellectual Property disputes. He is a past president of the Intellectual Property Section of the State Bar of Arizona and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the International Technology Law Association.
Mr. Schwartz earned a B.A. from the College of Arts and Sciences and a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1982. He received his J.D. from Washington College of Law at American University in 1985. Mr. Schwartz is licensed in Arizona and Colorado and is admitted before the Ninth and Federal Circuits of the United States Court of Appeals. He is also a Judge Pro Tempore of the Arizona Superior Court.