Richard Muldrow Smith, American lawyer. Bar: Arkansas 1963, District of Columbia 1980, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1980, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980. Member American Bar Association (public utility law section, council member 1985-1988, chairman gas committee 1988-1989, chairman publication committee 1989-1991).
Assistant professor University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1964-1967, associate professor, 1967-1973, professor, 1973-1979. Special counsel Federal Power Commission, Washington, 1976-1977. Member White House Energy Policy Staff, 1978-1979.
Director Office of Policy Coordination, Department of Energy, 1978-1979. Partner Mayer, Brown & Platt, 1979-1991. President Little Creek Marina Inc., Norfolk, Virginia, from 1992.
Born September 2, 1939