Nathan Cox

Nathan Cox is an Associate at Carter Arnett PLLC. Nathan has represented individuals and companies in employment-related claims, complex commercial disputes involving fraud, negligence, breach of contract, and intellectual property disputes alleging misappropriation of trade secrets, trademark infringement, and patent infringement.

Nathan obtained his B.A. from the University of California–Davis and his J.D. from Baylor University, where he was on law review and involved in moot court and mock trial. After law school, Nathan served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Jeffrey C. Manske in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas.


Honors and Distinctions

  • Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, 2024 for employment, commercial, and patent litigation

Professional Associations and Community Involvement:

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Mock Trial Coach for Emmett J. Conrad High School, 2019 – Present
  • Dallas Tri Club
  • Dallas Regional Chamber – Young Professionals Leadership Class of 2023
  • Dallas Running Club
  • Dallas Association of. Young Lawyers
    • Freedom Run Committee
    • Judiciary Comittee

Published Works & Speaking Engagements

What is a “Substantial Expense?” Determining the Range of a Court’s Subpoena Power Over a Nonparty Witness Under Federal Rule 45(c) – International Association of Defense Counsel

Practice Areas

  • Business Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Patent Litigation
  • Trade Secret and Non-Compete Litigation


Baylor Law  School, 2017, Waco, Texas, Juris Doctor

University of California – Davis, 2013, Davis, California
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science


  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas