John Elmore
John E. Elmore JD,CPA
Vice President and Leader of Intellectual Property Analysis Services Practice
1355 Peachtree Street N.E., Suite 1470
Atlanta, Georgia, 30309
404-475-2303

For a detailed curriculum vitae, please contact John Elmore.

John Elmore is a vice president with Willamette Management Associates. He is also the leader of our intellectual property analysis services practice. His practice includes valuation consulting, economic analysis, and financial advisory services with an emphasis on intellectual property.

John has performed economic analysis on dispute matters related to patent infringement, trademark and trade dress infringement, theft of software, cyberpiracy, theft of trade secrets, unfair competition, breach of contract, and business interruption. He also has performed fraud and damages analyses for matters involving false advertising, false designation of origin, embezzlement, and hiding assets. John has testified in deposition and at trial in both state and federal court as a technical expert in computer technology, an economic damages expert, and an expert in the valuation of software.

He has performed valuation, economic damages, or transfer price/royalty rate analyses related to the following intangible assets: computer software, computer databases, copyrights, customer lists, licenses, noncompete covenants, patents, and trademarks.

John has performed economic damages, valuation, and royalty rate analyses in the following industries: software, smart phones, personal computing devices, computer servers, Internet routers, web server accelerators, cryptographic coprocessing hardware, fiber optic telecommunications equipment, voice-over- IP (VoIP) equipment and services, Internet service provider, IT consulting services, online travel booking, online merchandising, online advertising, online medical transcription services, medical claims processing software and services, pharmaceutical manufacturing, medical imaging equipment, biomedical devices, digital cameras, digital readers, lighting equipment, copier and related office equipment, home security equipment and monitoring services, power generation equipment, chainsaws, commercial and residential construction services, construction site monitoring services, construction tools, septic drain systems, fishing and outdoor recreational equipment, specialty tricycles, garage door manufacturing, aircraft stealth technology, paperboard packaging, alcoholic and soft drink bottling and manufacturing, convenience stores, life insurance, assisted living services, vacuum cleaners, industrial cleaning solutions, specialty adhesives, and specialty chemicals.

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE
Prior to joining Willamette Management Associates, John was a vice president at Duff & Phelps LLC., a premier provider of business valuation, asset valuation, and financial advisory services. Prior to joining Duff & Phelps, he served as a patent examiner for the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. John also has served in a number of companies and organizations in various managerial and technical roles generally involving the management, design, and programming of databases and computer systems.

EDUCATION
Juris Doctorate, with honors, University of Georgia
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Georgia Institute of Technology
Master of Science, computer science, Georgia Institute of Technology
Master of Science, electrical engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Science, with highest honors, computer engineering and economics, Georgia Tech

PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS
John is a certified public accountant (CPA), licensed in the state of Georgia. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), Licensing Executives Society (LES), American Bar Association (ABA) Intellectual Property Law and Litigation Sections, and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).