Nicholas Stabinsky

Partner at Crown Point Transactions LLC

Nicholas Stabinsky is a partner of Crown Point Transactions LLC, which focuses on IP strategic advisory and all aspects of monetising intellectual property, including sales licensing, litigation and investment.

Mr Stabinsky has more than a decade of experience consulting for Fortune 500 companies on both tactical and strategic IP issues. His work encompasses a spectrum of M&A due diligence, competitive intelligence, portfolio management, alternative litigation strategies, patent valuation and patent monetisation.

As a consultant, patent broker and licensor, Mr Stabinsky has represented both patent holders and buyers of some of the most valuable patent portfolios in their respective industries. Before Crown Point Transactions, Mr Stabinsky was the managing director of Red Chalk Group’s patent brokerage and licensing practice, where he served a mix of Fortune 1000 companies, start-ups and financially distressed companies. Before Red Chalk, Mr Stabinsky was the managing consultant at IPIQ, where he led a boutique IP consulting group serving Fortune 1000 companies in engagements ranging from M&A due diligence, competitive analyses, strategic invention sessions and portfolio management to alternative litigation strategies.

Mr Stabinsky earned his JD from Chicago-Kent College of Law, his LLM in international intellectual property from the Munich Intellectual Property Law Centre at the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property, Tax and Competition Law and his BS in electrical engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.

IAM says

Leveraging his dual technical and legal expertise, “Nicholas Stabinsky develops thoughtful strategies to enable patent owners to maximise the value gained from their intangible assets”. “A great visionary, he always comes up with clever ideas and has a pleasing can-do attitude.”


  • Brokering
  • Defensive patent aggregation
  • Finance
  • IAM/IC
  • IP auctions
  • IP management consultancy
  • IP-backed lending
  • Legal
  • Licensing
  • M&A
  • Technology transfer
  • Valuation

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Crown Point Transactions LLC
180 N Stetson
Suite 3500
Chicago IL 60601
United States

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