Party affiliation: Democrat
Barry Paul Smith, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1968, California 1970, United States Patent and Trademark Office 1970. Recipient Norman L. Rea award, Clarkson College, 1965. Member of American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, State Bar California, American Corporation Counsel Association, Stevens Creek Striders (Cupertino, California), Fremont Hills (Los Altos Hills, California).
Examiner United States Patent & Trademark Office, Arlington, Virginia, 1968—1969. Associate Christie, Parker & Hale, Pasadena, California, 1969—1971. Volunteer attorney Los Angeles Legal Aid Foundation, 1970—1971.
Associate Hubbell, Cohen & Stiefel, New York City, 1971—1972. Adjunct lecturer law Brooklyn Law School, 1971—1972. International patent attorney Xerox Corporation, Rochester, New York, 1972—1975.
Senior patent attorney Palo Alto, California, 1975—1980. Counsel West Coast Operations, Palo Alto, since 1980. Adjunct professor law Pepperdine University, Los Angeles, since 1981.