Speaker Bios

James Pampinella

James E. Pampinella

Jim Pampinella is a Managing Director in the San Francisco office of Navigant Consulting and is national expert on complex commercial litigation matters, having specialized on intellectual property strategic consulting and disputes for nearly 20years. He is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the state of California. Jim is also Certified in Financial Forensics and a Certified Licensing Professional.

Jim has testified as an expert on damages in deposition, trial (Federal and State court) and arbitrations and has presented at mediations. He has also presented to the Licensing Executives Society and the Practising Law Institute and has lectured on accounting and finance issues at the School of Engineering at Stanford University. Jim also serves on the planning committees of the Advanced Patent Law Institute and the Intellectual Property Institute held by the University of Texas School of Law and the University of Southern California Gould School of Law, respectively.

Prior to rejoining Navigant Consulting, he led the Northern Pacific Intellectual Property group for Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP (“Deloitte FAS”). Prior to joining Deloitte FAS, Mr. Pampinella worked for Navigant Consulting and Coopers & Lybrand (n/k/a PricewaterhouseCoopers) providing economic, financial and damage consulting services on commercial litigation matters.