Andrew R Hein - Crown Point Advisors LLC | Crown Point Transactions LLC

Partner - Crown Point Advisors LLC | Crown Point Transactions LLC

Andrew R Hein is a partner at Crown Point Transactions LLC, which focuses on all aspects of monetising intellectual property through sales and licensing; and Crown Point Advisors LLC, which concentrates on litigation and post-grant proceeding invalidity searches. Before founding these companies, Mr Hein was an attorney in Sidley Austin LLP’s patent litigation group and a litigation and finance attorney at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.

Before becoming an attorney, Mr Hein was a patent clerk for McIntyre, Harbin & King LLP. During his tenure at these firms, he litigated cases and financed deals involving technologies ranging from software and pharmaceuticals to telecommunications.

Among his monetisation work, Mr Hein has helped innovative companies ranging in size from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups to realise the value of their patent portfolios. He has also valued patent portfolios in M&A, bankruptcy and restructuring scenarios for companies and funds.

Among his invalidity work, Mr Hein has consulted on the world’s largest patent cases – across four continents and in five languages – involving technology ranging from mobile devices to semiconductors and standard-essential and market-essential patents. Mr Hein earned his JD from Georgetown University Law Centre (magna cum laude, Order of the Coif) and his BS from Trine University (high hons).


  • Brokering
  • Finance
  • IP management consultancy
  • Licensing
  • M&A
  • Technology transfer

Firm details

Crown Point Advisors LLC | Crown Point Transactions LLC

Crown Point Advisors LLC | Crown Point Transactions LLC
Two Prudential Plaza
180 North Stetson Avenue
Suite 3500
Chicago IL 60601
United States

Contact details

T: +1 224 260 2223
F: +1 312 275 7510


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