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Experts in the Intellectual Property Practice of J.S. Held recognized among the world’s leading patent professionals.


JERICHO, NY, March 22, 2024 -- Global consulting firm J.S. Held, proudly celebrating 50 transformative years, announces Ocean Tomo, a part of J.S. Held IP disputes financial damages experts were named to the IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals, the “definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking to identify world-class, private practice patent expertise and leading expert witnesses.” According to IAM, Andrew W. Carter, Dan Lindsay, James E. Malackowski, Michael K. Milani, Todd Schoettelkotte, Bryan Van Uden, and Shirley Webster, experts from the IP practice of J.S. Held, are recognized based on feedback from peers and clients.

As reported by IAM, Ocean Tomo, a part of J.S. Held, is “home to an exceptionally deep bench of knowledgeable advisors, the team works flawlessly under pressure and goes above and beyond to deliver quality client service.” Max Flynn, Senior Executive Vice President, Financial Investigations Division Co-Leader for J.S. Held, adds, “We are proud to have our intellectual property experts recognized by IAM.

IAM’s extensive research process yielded numerous acknowledgments from clients and peers for members of the IP Disputes team, including:

  • “outstanding leadership skills which serve him well as a testifier”
  • “has always maintained a dynamic patent practice as part of her broader financial analysis, consulting and expert testimony portfolio”
  • “abundant experience testifying in complex litigation of many kinds”
  • “whether in the boardroom or on the stand, he is always impressive”
  • “tremendous experience in a wide range of industries and has broad expertise that makes him much more than just a traditional consultant”
  • “very clear communicator with an extremely quick mind, who can think through the most complex questions and answer them sensibly”
  • “extensive ITC experience”

Our Financial Testimony professionals have industry-leading experience across all types of disputes and are skilled in the determination of damages involving all aspects of intellectual property. Our top testifying experts average over 30 years of intellectual property litigation analysis experience, benefiting clients when considering complex financial data, qualitative facts, supporting testimony, and damages-related case law.

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About J.S. Held

J.S. Held is a global consulting firm that combines technical, scientific, financial, and strategic expertise to advise clients seeking to realize value and mitigate risk. Our professionals serve as trusted advisors to organizations facing high stakes matters demanding urgent attention, staunch integrity, proven experience, clear-cut analysis, and an understanding of both tangible and intangible assets. The firm provides a comprehensive suite of services, products, and data that enable clients to navigate complex, contentious, and often catastrophic situations.

J.S. Held, its affiliates and subsidiaries are not certified public accounting firm(s) and do not provide audit, attest, or any other public accounting services. J.S. Held, its affiliates and subsidiaries are not law firms and do not provide legal advice. Securities offered through PM Securities, LLC, d/b/a Phoenix IB, a part of J.S. Held, member FINRA/ SIPC or Ocean Tomo Investment Group, LLC, a part of J.S. Held, member FINRA/ SIPC. All rights reserved.
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