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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.

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

  • Other Work

    • 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