Osborn Maledon PA

Jonathan F Ariano

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Practice Areas

Jonathan's practice focuses on representing growth-oriented and entrepreneurial clients, often in connection with the firm's outside general counsel practice. He routinely represents companies in business transactions and corporate governance matters, including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, debt and private equity financing and securities offerings. A licensed patent attorney, Jonathan also focuses on intellectual property and technology related matters such as licensing, distribution, procurement and trademark prosecution and protection.


Partner, Osborn Maledon since 2007; Associate (2003-07); Senior Counsel, ConocoPhillips (formerly Tosco Corporation), 2000-03.

Professional Memberships

Invest Southwest, Chairman 2012-2014, Executive Committee, 2004-2012

Venture Madness, Chairman 2014

State Bar of Arizona: Business Law Section; Intellectual Property Section

American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section


Why your company needs to prep for an exit from the get-go

Phoenix Business Journal, June 2019

Open Source Software Audit – Do it now or pay later!

2017-2018 Arizona In-House Counsel Guide, Association of Corporate Counsel, November 2017

California Disclosure Law Reaches Out to Touch Arizona Companies

The Business Journal of Phoenix, June 2003

Intellectual Property in Business Transactions, NBI Seminar, May 2008

Build Your Arizona Practice, State Bar of Arizona, October 2008


J.D., Rutgers University, School of Law, 1999

B.S., with distinction,Cornell University, College of Engineering, 1993