Hoffman Alvary works for 2/3 of the largest IP practices in the U.S.
Hoffman Alvary advised one or both parties in over 25 major law firm mergers.
Hoffman Alvary has modified over 40 partner compensation systems in major law firms.
Hoffman Alvary has advised 15 major law firms on reducing their unfunded partner retirement obligations.
Principals in the IP and Valuations areas have testified as expert witnesses in over 60 trials.

Hoffman Alvary is a consulting firm providing independent advisory services to law firms, their clients and other institutions worldwide.  The firm's Principals focus in three main areas of practice.

Law Firm Consulting providing a broad range of strategic and management consulting services to law firms prominent nationally and in their local markets.  Hoffman Alvary brings years of experience and an in-depth knowledge of the issues facing the managers of law firms in today's challenging environment.

Intellectual Property and Valuation Consulting assisting companies and their counsel in a broad range of areas including expert witness testimony, licensing matters, valuations and general consulting.

Our Professional Disputes practice provides services in connection with disputes involving professional services firms and issues related to legal and other malpractice claims.

Hoffman Alvary provides customized solutions to the complex financial and strategic issues faced by our clients.  The firm's reputation is built on our strategic thinking, efficiency, accuracy and discretion.




An article written by Joel Wacek discussing recent Federal Circuit decisions on reasonable royalty damages in patent infringement cases has been published in Law360.  A copy of the article can be downloaded here