Nick Biagioli


Mr. Biagioli is a principal in the Intellectual Property Practice at CRA.

He specializes in the analysis of damages and valuation issues in complex commercial litigation with an emphasis on matters involving intellectual property rights. He has served as a consultant in matters involving patent infringement, trademark infringement, trade secret misappropriation, copyright infringement, unfair competition, breach of contract, and false advertising. His experience spans all phases of litigation. He also has performed valuations of businesses and assets, including intellectual property, for a variety of purposes, including mergers and acquisitions and licensing transactions.

Mr. Biagioli developed damages models under a broad range of theories, including lost profits, unjust enrichment, reasonable royalty, and loss/gain of business value. He also has experience analyzing accounting, financial, and other business information to address the issues of commercial success and irreparable harm.

Mr. Biagioli is particularly skilled at developing flexible financial models to deal with large, complex sets of data and to quantify damages under multiple scenarios.

Mr. Biagioli is a Certified Public Accountant in Illinois, which, together with his educational background, enables him to assess financial metrics, market forces, competitive dynamics, and other factors that impact damages opinions.

Selected engagements

  • 01
    Trade secret damages analysis in the electric vehicle industry
    CRA’s Intellectual Property experts were retained by a luxury hybrid and electric vehicle (EV) company to quantify economic damages in a trade secret dispute...
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  • 02
    Trade secret damages analysis in cloud services (SaaS/fintech) sector
    CRA consultants provided expert testimony on damages and valuation issues in a matter involving the theft of technical and commercial trade secrets related to...
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  • 03
    Trademark valuation for international arbitration
    CRA was retained by counsel on behalf of two US subsidiaries of a global tire manufacturer and distributor in connection with an investor-state dispute...
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