Michael Lasinski

Senior Managing Director at Ankura Consulting Group LLC

Michael Lasinski is a senior managing director at Ankura Consulting Group. Ankura has more than 1,400 professionals globally and Mr Lasinski leads the firm’s IP practice. Over the past 25 years, Mr Lasinski has consulted on hundreds of engagements pertaining to IP-centric transactions, IP valuations, IP damages analyses and FRAND licensing issues.

Mr Lasinski has testified as an expert in federal, state, tax, international, International Trade Commission and arbitration proceedings on multiple occasions. He is a past president of the Licensing Executives Society United States and Canada, a past division chair for the IP Section of the American Bar Association, and a former vice chair of the Intellectual Property Owners’ Valuation and Taxation Committee. He is also a certified public accountant and a certified licensing professional, and is certified in financial forensics.

Mr Lasinski’s consulting experience includes a broad cross-section of clients and industries, including advertising, automotive, chemical, computer hardware and software, consumer products, e-commerce, food and beverage, Internet, healthcare, life sciences, medical devices, mobile devices, pharmaceuticals semiconductors, telecoms and wireless communications. His clients include Fortune 500 companies, law firms, private equity investors and others.

Mr Lasinski holds a bachelor’s in electrical engineering (summa cum laude) and a master’s in business administration (high honours) from the University of Michigan.

IAM says

Michael Lasinski navigates complex FRAND and standardisation issues masterfully on a global basis. He acquits himself with distinction when called on for expert testimony in patent litigation and in licensing negotiations.

Professional associations

  • ABA
  • LES


  • Brokering
  • Finance
  • IAM/IC
  • IP management consultancy
  • Licensing
  • M&A
  • Tax
  • Technology transfer
  • Valuation

Firm details

Ankura Consulting Group LLC
215 East Washington Street
Suite 201
Ann Arbor MI 48104
United States

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