Vice President at TM Financial Forensics, LLC
John L Hansen is vice president and founding member of TM Financial Forensics, LLC based in the firm’s San Francisco office. Mr Hansen has over 29 years’ experience consulting to individuals, business entities and counsel on economic, valuation, accounting and damages matters in a wide variety of industries.
Mr Hansen’s experience focuses on evaluating the financial impact of alleged IP infringement and misappropriation, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. Mr Hansen has testified as an expert on damages and economic issues in deposition, trial and arbitration in the state and federal courts and before the International Trade Commission (ITC). He has assisted clients with Section 337 investigations before the ITC addressing domestic industry, remedy, bond and commercial success issues. Mr Hansen has also addressed commercial success in matters pending before the PTAB.
Mr Hansen has analysed and addressed claims for lost profits, price erosion, reasonable royalties, unjust enrichment, increased costs and diminution of asset and business value in a variety of circumstances and industries. He has also assisted clients with the valuation and licensing of intellectual property, including consulting on licensing disputes.
Mr Hansen is a certified public accountant licensed in the state of California, certified in financial forensics, a certified licensing professional and a chartered global management accountant. Mr Hansen graduated with honours from Santa Clara University (SCU) with a BSc in commerce, majoring in finance and minoring in economics, and currently serves on the advisory board for the Leavey School of Business at SCU.