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

Ocean Tomo China to Introduce Gold Book at the 2018 China International Patent Fair
Fri, 8/24/2018 - 3:00PM — KRISTI L. STATHIS

Dr. N. Darius Sankey, Ph.D., Ocean Tomo China co-president, travels to China this week to visit firm clients and participate in the 2018 China International Patent Fair (“CIPF”) taking place on August 24-26 at the Dalian World Expo Center. The CIPF...

Toward Early Dispute Resolution of Standard Essential Patents
Thu, 6/21/2018 - 3:00PM — KRISTI L. STATHIS

Ocean Tomo CEO, James E. Malackowski travels to Japan next week to participate in a Mock International Arbitration – Toward Early Dispute Resolution of Standard Essential Patents (SEPs) in the 5G Era hosted by the Japan Patent Office.

Taking place...

Ten Million Patents
Wed, 6/20/2018 - 10:00AM — JAMES MALACKOWSKI

The “Ten Million Patents” ceremony was a big deal – Secretary of Commerce Wilbur L. Ross and Under Secretary and Director of the USPTO Andrei Iancu took the inventor of to the White House for the President to sign the patent. The reception included...