Robert L. Harmon Esq.

Bloomberg BNA

Robert L. Harmon (deceased) was a partner with the Chicago intellectual property law firm of Brinks Gilson & Lione for 33 years, where he specialized in patent litigation. Mr. Harmon retired from the firm at the 1997 and continued to write and serve as an expert witness, special master, mediator and arbitrator in intellectual property disputes.

Mr. Harmon clerked for the Honorable Arthur M. Smith of the U.S. Court of Customs and Patent Appeals. He received his B.S.E. and a J.D. from the University of Michigan.

Mr. Harmon was the author of the Bloomberg BNA treatises Patents and the Federal Circuit and Harmon on Patents: Black-Letter Law and Commentary.