Michele Riley is a Managing Director in the Disputes, Compliance, & Investigations group. She provides a variety of consulting services, with a focus on intellectual property damages and valuation.
Michele has testified regarding damages in patent, trademark and copyright infringement, as well as trade secret misappropriation cases. She has performed valuations of intellectual property for arms-length licensing and litigation matters, and assisted clients with the financial aspects of negotiations for the purchase, sale and licensing of intellectual property. In addition, she has audited royalty streams on technology licenses for clients in a number of industries.
Michele has written and lectured extensively on methodologies for determining damages in intellectual property infringement matters, as well as valuation techniques for intangible assets. While with Invotex, Michele developed a proprietary e-commerce tool which contained information extracted from technology licenses across a variety of industry categorizations.
Michele's other experience includes litigation services, specifically damage valuations and testimony in the areas of breach of contract and unfair competition. Her management and administration of bankruptcy and troubled company engagements have entailed developing financial models, preparing cash flow projections under varying scenarios, and analyzing business segments and operations.