Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that offers economic, financial, and strategy expertise to major law firms, corporations, accounting firms, and governments around the world.
With proven skills in complex cases and exceptional strength in analytics, CRA consultants have provided astute guidance to clients in thousands of successful engagements. We offer litigation and regulatory support, business strategy and planning, market and demand forecasting, policy analysis, and risk management consulting.
Our success stems from the outstanding capabilities of our consultants, many of whom are recognized as experts in their respective fields; our close relationships with a select group of respected academic and industry experts; and from a corporate philosophy that stresses interdisciplinary collaboration and responsive service.
Dr. Sheridan is a principal in the Intellectual Property Practice at CRA. He has over a decade of experience working with various aspects of the intellectual property (IP) value chain including the development, valuation, commercialization, and strategic management of IP. He has addressed a broad range of financial and economic issues in the context of litigation, including lost profits, unjust enrichment, reasonable royalty, commercial success, irreparable harm, and the economic prong of the domestic industry requirement in Section 337 ITC matters. Outside of litigation, he has performed intellectual property valuations for a variety of business purposes and has negotiated numerous licenses and other agreements with companies ranging from Fortune 500 firms to start-ups. Dr. Sheridan was named to the IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals (economic experts) in 2019.