Robert Clarke has a diverse practice in intellectual property law. His experience includes providing IP counseling for developing and implementing strategies to protect and enforce intellectual property rights, drafting and prosecuting patent and trademark applications, and drafting contracts related to IP transfer, licensing, enforcement, website usage, and information privacy. Robert has also helped clients secure and enforce trademark rights before the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and Internet domain rights through the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP).
As a registered patent attorney, Robert has experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications in a variety of technological areas, including chemical formulas and coatings, ceramics, aerospace structures, engines, mechanical structures, software, gaming machines, board games, golf clubs and accessories, and firearms.
Arizona State University, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2015)
Order of the Coif
Dean’s Award for Outstanding Performance
Managing Editor, Arizona State Law Journal
Intellectual Property Certificate
Willamette University (B.A., Chemistry and Economics, magna cum laude, 2010)
Chemistry Thesis: "The Stereocontrolled Organocatalytic Synthesis of Thio-Oxacycles"
Economics Thesis: "Private Property Rights and Productivity: An Investigation of China's Agricultural Sector"
Departmental Honors in Chemistry, Economics (2010)