Navid Fanaeian, Associate


Navid is a member of the firm's Intellectual Property Practice Group, where he works with engineers, academics, and executives to secure trademarks, copyrights, and patents. He works with technologies in very diverse fields, including inventions in the electrical, computer hardware and software, mechanical, and biomedical arts. Navid also litigates on behalf of his clients in matters dealing with intellectual property.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • University of Virginia (B.A.)
    • Degree: Biology
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
    • Degree: Physiology
  • University of Maryland (B.S.)
    • Degree: Electrical Engineering
  • University of Virginia (M.S.)
    • Degree: Health Sciences
  • University of Notre Dame Law School (J.D.)
    • Notre Dame Law Review (Editor)
  • University of Notre Dame (M.B.A.)

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Wisconsin
  • Virginia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Notre Dame Club of South Central Wisconsin (Past Board Member)
  • Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association (WIPLA) (Past Secretary & Treasurer)
  • St. Mary’s Foundation
  • Preschool of the Arts

Professional Recognition

  • ASCAP Nathan Burkan Memorial Copyright Law Writing Competition
  • Notre Dame Law School, Mergers & Acquisitions, Dean's Award
  • Eta Kappa Nu, Electrical and Computer Engineering Honor Society (Member)