Robert F.  Hartsmith

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Education & Honors

  • Duke University School of Law, J.D. and L.L.M. in Law & Entrepreneurship, summa cum laude, 2020; Notes Editor, Duke Law Journal; Managing Editor, Duke Law & Technology Review 
  • New College of Florida, B.A., Physics & Chemistry, 2017

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Virginia
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office


  • Law Clerk, Chief Judge Colm F. Connolly, United States District Court for the District of Delaware, 2020–2021



Admitted only in Virginia. Practice in the District of Columbia supervised by D.C. Bar members pursuant to D.C. Court of Appeals Rule 49(c)(8).

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