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Hon. Faith S. Hochberg

Hon. Faith S. Hochberg

Hochberg ADR
United States District Judge (Ret.)
New York, NY, USA

The Honorable Faith S. Hochberg is a nationally recognized Federal Judge and former United States Attorney known for her broad expertise in complex corporate, securities, antitrust and patent litigation. She retired from the bench in 2015 and founded Hochberg ADR, which provides mediation, arbitration and litigation strategy services. In addition to her own firm, Judge Hochberg is also a distinguished neutral on the rosters  of AAA, ICDR, Fed Arb, CPR, WIPO, the ITC and International Court of Commerce (ICC).

Judge Hochberg presided over 132 patent cases as well as numerous nationwide cases where she was appointed by the Judicial Panel on Multi District Litigation. She is regularly invited to speak both in the US and abroad about patent litigation, trade secrets, class actions, international arbitration, employment law, and mediation.

Judge Hochberg sat by designation on the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals and has served as a Patent Pilot judge and co-chair of the Judges’ Committee of the Federal Circuit Bar Association.   She was honored as the first Fellow of the Innovation Center for Law and Technology at New York Law School, in recognition of her contribution to the advancement of intellectual property law. She also serves on its Advisory Board, together with entrepreneurs and business leaders.

Prior to ascending the bench, Judge Hochberg served as the United States Attorney for the District of New Jersey, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of the United States Treasury Department, as well as the private practice of law.  In those roles, she worked at the top levels of the United States Justice and Treasury Departments on issues involving bank regulation, investigation and enforcement; money laundering; and supervised the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control; Bank Secrecy Act; and its law enforcement divisions.

Judge Hochberg received her J.D. from Harvard Law School, magna cum laude, where she was an Editor of the Harvard Law Review. She graduated, summa cum laude, from Tufts University, and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She also attended the London School of Economics.
Hon. Faith S. Hochberg is associated with the following items:
Live Seminar  Live Seminar USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2017, Monday, September 25, 2017, New York, NY
Live Webcast  Live Webcast USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2017, Monday, September 25, 2017, New York, NY
PLI Grpcast-Live Web  PLI Grpcast-Live Web USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2017, Monday, September 25, 2017, New Brunswick , NJ
USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2017, Monday, September 25, 2017, Atlanta, GA

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