Alexander Clemons, JD, MBA

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Alexander Clemons joined J.S. Held in March of 2022 as part J.S. Held's acquisition of Ocean Tomo. Alexander L. Clemons is a Managing Director in Ocean Tomo’s Chicago office. Mr. Clemons has been retained as a damages expert on many engagements, providing written, deposition, arbitration, and trial testimony.

Mr. Clemons has extensive experience related to the assessment of economic damages in litigation matters involving intellectual property, breach of contract, and other claims. Outside of a litigation context, Mr. Clemons has experience with intellectual property valuation and has provided analytical support to clients engaged in licensing negotiations and other transactions.

Mr. Clemons has assisted clients in numerous engagements involving the valuation of intellectual property and the determination of economic damages in commercial suits, including patent infringement, trademark infringement, copyright infringement, trade secret misappropriation, technology misappropriation, and breach of contract litigation. He possesses a solid understanding of the financial issues and theories related to the quantification of damages in litigation. While specific issues vary by engagement, most have included evaluation and analysis of financial and strategic data to support or rebut quantification of lost profits, reasonable royalties, price erosion, unjust enrichment, commercial success, and/or business valuation.

Mr. Clemons has supported counsel in all phases of the litigation process from discovery to trial, and his experience spans a wide variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, medical diagnostics, laboratory instruments and reagents, healthcare services, healthcare data, telecommunications, semiconductors, consumer electronics, smart phones, software, gaming, VR/AR, e-commerce, consumer goods, food products, dietary supplements, chemical products, automotive, entertainment, financial services, insurance, firearms, military and aviation technologies, airport security, and ventilation products, among others.

Mr. Clemons graduated with Academic Excellence from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, with an MBA concentrated in Finance. He graduated cum laude from DePaul University, College of Law, with a JD. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Rhetoric from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.