Dan Smith

Associate | Dallas | 214-292-4071 |

Dan Smith is an Associate in the Dallas office of Fish & Richardson. His practice emphasizes US and foreign patent prosecution, client counseling, and patent reexamination. Prior to joining the firm, Dan spent 12 years as a software developer in the telecom industry, authoring many complex call control and billing applications for a mid-sized telecom service bureau.


  • Texas 2010
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office 2013


Awards and Honors
  • Inventor, Method for Measuring Quality of Service in a Telecommunications Network, US Patent 6,914,967
  • BA, University of Texas 2004
    Computer Science
  • JD, Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law 2010
    cum laude
    Technology Editor, SMU Law Review

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