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Michael J. Smith

Michael J. Smith, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 2002, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 2005, United States District Court (eastern district) Texas 2003, United States District Court (northern district ) Texas 2004, United States District Court (western district) Texas 2005, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 2006.

Background

  • Smith, Michael J. was born on June 7, 1968 in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Marvin W. and Joan E. Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1990. Master of Science, University Arizona, Tucson, 2001. Juris Doctor, Santa Clara University, California, 2002.

    Career

    • Associate Vinson & Elkins LLP, Austin, Texas, since 2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 2002, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 2005, United States District Court (eastern district) Texas 2003, United States District Court (northern district ) Texas 2004, United States District Court (western district) Texas 2005, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 2006.

    Works

    • Editor-in-chief: Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law Journal. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Chair Aztlan Dance Company, Austin, Texas, 2004—2006. Member Moore-Weis Children's Center, 2003—2006. Member of American Bar Association, American Intellectual Property Law Association.

    Connections

    • Married Valerie A. Blanchard, October 7, 1995.
    • father: Marvin W.
    • mother: Joan E. Smith
    • spouse: Valerie A. Blanchard
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    Born June 7, 1968
    (age 49)
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