Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 1/12/15  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Mr. Robert P. Hart

Wrong Robert P. Hart?


Phone: (312) ***-****  
Local Address:  Chicago , Illinois , United States
The Eclipse Group LLP
6345 Balboa Boulevard Suite 325, Building Ii
Encino , California 91316
United States

Company Description: The Intellectual Property Law Division of The Eclipse Group LLP is a group of highly experienced lawyers and professional staff specializing in the procurement,...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Bachelor of Science degrees , Chemistry and Petroleum Engineering
  • J.D. degree
    University of Tulsa
  • UCLA’s Director Education and Certification Program
29 Total References
Web References
Robert Hart | The Eclipse Group, 22 Oct 2014 [cached]
Robert Hart t: 312.834.7701 f:
Robert represents companies through all phases of their growth and development while specializing in handling routine to complex corporate and intellectual property issues. His clients range in diversity from high tech computer hardware and software companies to consumer product/ services in the restaurant and outdoor sporting activity industries.
Robert held the position of Vice President and Chief Intellectual Property Counsel for Harman International from 2001-2008 and was the Chief Intellectual Property Counsel of Gas Research Institute from 1993-1997. He has technical backgrounds in electrical engineering, computer science, chemistry and petroleum engineering. After working for several years in the petroleum industry, he then obtained his law degree from the University of Tulsa, a LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law from The John Marshall Law School, followed by several years of study towards his Masters in Electrical Engineering. For over the last twenty years, Robert has worked both in private practice and as in-house counsel.
Robert frequently lectures on a variety of business and legal topics as well. From 1994 until 2003, he co-taught "Masters Classes"for lawyers in Appellate Brief Writing and Appellate Advocacy with the Honorable Paul Michel, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit at the John Marshall Law School. He has also taught trial practice for lawyers at Chicago Kent College of Law. Robert is a member of the American Corporate Counsel Association; the Licensing Executives Society (LES); the Richard Linn American Inn of Court located in Chicago; and Customs & International Trade Bar Association; and Federal Circuit Historical Society. Robert is a licensed pilot and has a seaplane rating.
Davidson Law Group, Los Angeles, California, 24 May 2013 [cached]
Robert Hart, Former Chief IP Counsel at Harman International
Online Event Registration | SignMeUp | Who We Are, 18 Feb 2014 [cached]
Robert Hart - Director Robert is an active angel investor in various high tech companies. Robert has over twenty years of experience handling corporate and intellectual property legal matters for multi-national public and privately held companies in dynamic and team-oriented leadership roles. He specializes in developing and implementing innovative solutions to problems that bridge business operations with legal strategies and concepts in small and mid-sized companies helping them restructure their operations or assisting them in the sale of their companies.
Robert has held a number of increasingly responsible positions in high tech industries including ten years at Harman International, where he held the positions of Chief Intellectual Property Counsel and Senior Corporate Counsel. Robert has also held senior executive positions at Conexant Systems and Gas Research Institute. He obtained Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemistry and Petroleum Engineering before heading to law school where he obtained a J.D. degree from the University of Tulsa and later an LLM degree from John Marshal Law School. Robert is also a graduate of UCLA’s Director Education and Certification Program.
The Richard Linn American Inn of Court - The Sixth Annual Dinner of the Richard Linn American Inn of Court June 9, 2012, 13 Aug 2015 [cached]
First President Meredith Martin Addy (Steptoe & Johnson), Robert Hart (Ultrawave Labs, Inc.)
LES 2008 Spring Meeting, 1 Jan 2008 [cached]
Robert Hart
Robert HartCurrently, Mr. Robert Hart serves as Chief Intellectual Property Counsel to Harman International, a $4 billion in revenue audio systems company with over 12,000 employees.In this role, he has global responsibilities for Harman's patent, trademark, copyright portfolios including Harman's 3000+ patents and 3500+ trademarks worldwide; global intellectual property litigation; international transactional IP agreements; anticounterfeiting investigations and white collar crime investigations.Robert is also a member of Harman's Corporate Technology Council comprising senior R&D leaders, charged with driving innovation and leading the corporate R&D staff of the company.
Prior to his work at Harman, he was Division IP Counsel at Conexant Systems, a major semiconductor manufacturer, where he was responsible for the Wireless and Imaging Divisions.His career has allowed him to enjoy a diverse general corporate practice that includes litigation, intellectual property, transactional, employment and general corporate law.Robert Hart has technical backgrounds in electrical engineering, computer science, chemistry and petroleum engineering.After working for several years in the petroleum industry, he obtained his law degree from the University of Tulsa and an LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law from The John Marshall Law School.For the last eighteen years, he has worked both in private practice and as in-house counsel.
Mr. Hart is a member of the American Corporate Counsel Association, the Licensing Executives Society, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, The Association of Media and Entertaining Counsel, Richard the Linn American Inn of Court Customs, International Trade Bar
Other People with the name "Hart":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.