Munck Wilson Mandala

David M. Arvesen

Principal Attorney
Intellectual Property
(972) 628-4531

David M. Arvesen is a principal attorney at Munck Wilson Mandala, practicing in the firm’s intellectual property group.  He focuses his practice on patent preparation and prosecution.

David prepares and prosecutes domestic and international patent applications in a variety of technical areas including computer hardware and software, telecommunications, HVAC systems, semiconductor devices and fabrications, robotics, and appliances.  In addition to patent preparation and prosecution, David represents clients in patent litigation matters covering a wide variety of technologies.

David obtained his bachelor of science in mechanical engineering from Baylor University in 2006. In 2012, he received a master’s in engineering from Texas Tech and Juris Doctor from Texas Tech School of Law. Prior to his legal career, David worked as a project engineer for a railcar manufacturer.


Texas Tech University School of Law, 2012
Juris Doctorate
M.S. Engineering
Baylor University, 2006
B.S. Mechanical Engineering

Associations & Memberships

State Bar of Texas

Dallas Bar Association
Intellectual Property Section and Computer Law Section

The Honorable Barbara M. G. Lynn American Inn of Court

Honors & Awards

Texas Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters
2021 – 2023

Bar Admissions

Texas, 2012

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Focus Areas


IP Audits & Legal Opinions

Patents & Innovation

Trademark & Advertising