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Robert J. Patton

Senior Vice President
General Counsel and Secretary

Bob Patton is senior vice president, general counsel and secretary of Lexmark International, Inc. Since June 2008, he has been responsible for the worldwide operations of the company’s legal department.

Patton joined Lexmark in 2001 as corporate counsel, focusing primarily on supporting Lexmark’s business operations and litigation.

Prior to joining Lexmark, Patton spent 15 years at Xerox Corporation. His last position there was associate general counsel.

Patton holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Southern Connecticut State University and is a graduate of the Detroit College of Law (now Michigan State University College of Law).