The Honorable Randall Rader, Chief Judge (ret.) of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Chief Judge Rader served as a Judge at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit for 24 years and has over 40 years of combined experience in the federal judiciary and legislature. He has authored hundreds of appellate opinions on intellectual property issues, has presided over numerous IP trials, and has led and/or participated in over sixty US delegations to foreign countries to discuss IP issues with international leaders and judges. Since retiring he has founded The Rader Group, where he provides IP dispute resolution services and counsels/educates on IP issues.