Ocean Tomo, the Intellectual Capital Merchant Banc firm, provides companies with financial services related to intellectual property and intangible assets including financial expert testimony, valuation, strategy consulting, patent analytics, investment advisory, innovation management consulting and transaction brokerage.

Our Opinion, Management, and Advisory Services are built upon more than three decades of experience valuating intellectual property in the most rigorous of venues – State, Federal and international courts. Our financial, market and technical experts provide a unique understanding of the contributory value of proprietary innovation. This is the cornerstone of our business. This insight permeates every practice and client engagement.

Collectively, Ocean Tomo professionals have:

  • Executed over 1000 engagements involving IP worth in excess of $10 billion;
  • Successfully closed transactions where disruptive technology played a key role, with cumulative value in excess of $750 million;
  • Conducted over 300 valuation engagements and 500 financial damages
    expert testimony engagements.
  • Served as a trusted advisor involving the biggest IP transactions in history;
  • Originated more successful IP monetization solutions than any other firm, including the creation of the world’s oldest and most successful live patent auction.

Ocean Tomo assists clients – corporations, law firms, governments and institutional investors – in realizing Intellectual Capital Equity® value broadly defined.


Ocean Tomo Insights

Retracting Cable Lock with GPS Security Surveillance & Tracking Patents Available on the Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask Market
Mon, 2/18/2019 - 3:00PM — KRISTI L. STATHIS

Ocean Tomo Bid-Ask™ Market patent portfolio auction of patents related to retracting cable locks with GPS-enabled surveillance and tracking.

Ocean Tomo Transactions announced lot 87, the patent auction of technology related to retracting cable locks...

University of Notre Dame Innovation Park
Mon, 2/18/2019 - 2:00PM — KRISTI L. STATHIS

Visiting the University of Notre Dame Innovation Park

Last spring, I toured the Innovation Park at the University of Notre Dame during IDEA Week.  The 55,000 square foot Innovation Park facility supports technology development and entrepreneurship...

ChiWIP will be hosting their annual Girl Scout IP Patch Event at TechNexus Venture Collaborative on March 9th
Thu, 2/14/2019 - 3:00PM — KRISTI L. STATHIS

Ocean Tomo’s Senior Director of Client Services, Molly Keelan serves as Board Chair for the Chicago Women in IP, an organization she co-founded.

ChiWIP will be hosting their annual Girl Scout IP Patch Event at TechNexus Venture Collaborative on March...