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Robert Carson Godbey

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Robert Carson Godbey, American lawyer. Bar: United States Patent Office, 1981, Hawaii 1988. Member (life) American Bar Association, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Hawaii State Bar Association (past chairman intellectual property section 1994-1996, past chairman technical committee, 1995-1997, treasurer 2007), Phi Beta Kappa, Tau Beta Pi.

Background

Godbey, Robert Carson was born on June 7, 1953 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Charles Perry and Bobbye Lee Godbey.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering magna cum laude, Southern Methodist University, 1975. Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard University, 1980.

Career

Telecommunications engineer Southwestern Bell, Dallas, 1975—1976, Texas Instruments, Dallas, 1976—1977. Associate Peabody, Lambert & Meyers, Washington, 1980—1984. Assistant United States attorney United States Department Justice, 1984—1987, Honolulu, 1987—1991.

Partner Godbey Griffiths LLLP, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Bar: United States Patent Office, 1981, Hawaii 1988.

Membership

Member (life) American Bar Association, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Hawaii State Bar Association (past chairman intellectual property section 1994-1996, past chairman technical committee, 1995-1997, treasurer 2007), Phi Beta Kappa, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Ellen Carson, June 2, 1979.

father:
Charles Perry

mother:
Bobbye Lee Godbey

spouse:
Ellen Carson