Mary Woodford specializes in applying financial and operational analyses to damages assessments in complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on intellectual property disputes. In addition to her work in patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret matters, Ms. Woodford has directed and developed damages analyses in breach of contract, class action, and other commercial disputes. For nearly twenty years, she has consulted to clients in numerous industries, including telecommunications, electronics, semiconductors, cable television equipment, hardware and software, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and other industrial and consumer products. Ms. Woodford has testified at trial and depositions in federal and state courts as well as in arbitration.
Before joining Cornerstone Research, Ms. Woodford was a director in PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Financial Advisory Services practice. Prior to that, she held financial management positions with FMC Corporation in the United States and Spain.