Judge Rae Lynn Guest

Judge Guest was appointed as an Administrative Patent Judge in April of 2011.   She is working primarily on reexamination appeals.  Judge Guest first joined the Board in February 2008 as a Patent Attorney.  Prior to joining the Board, Judge Guest served as an Associate Attorney with Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox and as a Patent Attorney with the Office of Naval Research.  Judge Guest is a graduate of American University, Washington College of Law, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from The Johns Hopkins University.