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Robert M. Harkins
Partner

San Francisco, California
tel: 415.781.7900
fax: 415.781.2635

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Robert Harkins focuses his practice primarily on patent litigation.  He also has extensive experience with trademark, copyright, and trade secret litigation. Mr. Harkins has handled a variety of subject matters in intellectual property counseling and disputes, with a particular focus on computer hardware, software, system design, medical devices, telecommunications, television and satellite broadcasting and Internet-related technologies. He also has experience in licensing matters, complex commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution.

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California; 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals; 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; U.S. District Court (C.D. Cal.); U.S. District Court (E.D. Cal.); U.S. District Court (N.D. Cal.); U.S. District Court (S.D. Cal.); U.S. District Court (D. Colo.); U.S. District Court (E.D. Tex.)

Education

J.D. (1995) University of California, Davis School of Law (King Hall)
M.S. (2002) National University, With Distinction
B.A. (1992) University of California, Berkeley