Brad Close is Executive Vice President, Licensing, Transpacific IP. Brad has been a patent attorney for over 20 years, and a patent broker for the past 12. He has transacted on a large variety of IP deals, across the US, Europe, and Asia. He has also worked with clients on general portfolio structuring and strategy. Brad has spoken on such topics as patent brokering, deal-making pitfalls and patent monetization. He is a graduate of Franklin Pierce Law Center, with both a Masters of Intellectual Property and a JD.