Meredith “Mimi” Addy is an intellectual property litigator with over 25 years of litigation experience. She has handled more than 30 cases before trial courts and argued more than 40 appeals to the Federal Circuit. She has held leadership positions at several AmLaw100 firms and is a recipient of many awards and honors. Addy is currently a partner at AddyHart, P.C. Addy has testified before Congress to address issues relating to the Federal Circuit and the state of patent law. She has been a member of the Federal Circuit’s Advisory Council and a member of the board of directors of the Federal Circuit Bar Association. Addy is also a founder of the Richard Linn American Inn of Court, which is directed to intellectual property, and served as its first president. Addy has also been recognized as one of the most influential women in IP law by Law360.