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BRG Recognized by IAM among Top US Expert Witness Consultancies

July 27, 2022

BRG announced that Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) has ranked several BRG experts among leading patent professionals and expert witnesses. In addition, IAM named BRG among the top US Expert Witness Consultancies, noting “teamwork is a key ingredient in the outfit’s success.”

“We are honored to be recognized for our intellectual disputes experience,” said Raymond C. Kolls, a BRG managing director and co-leader of its Economics & Damages community. “BRG experts leverage their deep knowledge of economic, financial, and technical analysis to work on some of the largest patent infringement disputes.”

IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals highlights BRG’s ability to “[maximize] the value of its clients’ intangible assets,” which it achieves with “finesse in big-ticket transactions and high-stakes litigation.”

Individuals noted in the IAM Patent 1000 guide include Executive Chairman David Teece and Managing Directors Jeffery Stec, William Kerr, Cathy Lawton, and Joshua Lathrop. Teece “is an eminent economist who has made a huge contribution to the field as an academic and practitioner.” Stec has “a keen mind and lots of experience and brings worldly wisdom to his matters. He demonstrates all the professional skills and talents you hope to see, as well as a sense of humour that makes working with him easy and enjoyable.” Kerr has “testified many times and is a fount of insight and analysis when it comes to IP damages.” Lawton is noted for her “broad compass and proficiency in intellectual property and other types of litigation.” Lathrop knows the “ITC extremely well.” Further, IAM emphasized Lawton and Lathrop as an “especially effective pairing.”

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David J. Teece

Executive Chairman

San Francisco Bay Area

Jeffery A. Stec

Managing Director


William Kerr

Managing Director

Washington, DC

Cathy Lawton

Managing Director


Joshua Lathrop

Managing Director

New York