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 valuing 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

Congratulations Judge Pallmeyer! Your trailblazing career has shattered another glass ceiling!
Wed, 7/24/2019 - 4:00PM — MOLLY KEELAN

In the 200+ year history of the Northern District of Illinois, we will have a woman lead the venue as Chief Judge. Thanks to Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer’s astounding leadership, devotion and zeal for the law over a 30 year career, she has been named the...

Ocean Tomo and Ocean Tomo China Open Call for Semiconductor Patented Technology
Wed, 7/17/2019 - 4:00PM — KRISTI L. STATHIS

Ocean Tomo and Ocean Tomo China have interest from buyers seeking to purchase patents related to semiconductor technology.

Ocean Tomo and Ocean Tomo China are actively seeking patents and other intangible assets related to semiconductor technology...

TOMO BOT - The Ocean Tomo Telepresence Robot at the IPBC Global in Boston Today
Mon, 6/17/2019 - 2:00PM — KRISTI L. STATHIS

TOMO-BOT, the Ocean Tomo telepresence robot, joined Ocean Tomo CEO James E. Malackowski, Ocean Tomo China President Dr. N. Darius Sankey, Ph.D. and Ocean Tomo Investment Group Managing Director Ryan Zurek at the IPBC Global in Boston today. TOMO-BOT...