Mahdi Eslamimehr - Senior Software Consultant

Mahdi Eslamimehr – PhD, MBA

VP of Emerging Tech Due Diligence

Dr. Mahdi Eslamimehr is an award-winning scientist and a senior tech executive in the software product and service industry. He has years of experience in leading tech companies around the world, including Ericsson R&D Center, Samsung Electronics R&D Labs, SAP Research Lab, Y Combinator Research, and Clarity Global. Additionally, he participated in several prestigious international research collaborations.

Furthermore, he has taught in universities and research institutes, including UCLA, California State Polytechnic University Pomona, French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Joseph Fourier University, and Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble.

Dr. Eslamimehr now serves as an expert witness in IT and computer-related litigation, such as patent and intellectual property infringement, breach-of-contract, and software disputes.

Summary of Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science from Linköping University, Sweden.
  • Ph.D. degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
  • MBA degree from the London School of Economy and Political Science (LSE).
  • Two Postdoctoral fellowships at UCLA and Viewpoints Research Institute.
  • Served as a testifying and consulting expert in more than twenty cases, including patent infringements, trade secret theft, breach of contract, copyrights.
  • Authored numerous expert reports in intellectual property cases and other types of cases.
  • Has been retained and provided expert opinions on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants.
  • His award-winning research and academic papers were recognized and received numerous citations.
  • Served as a program committee member in top conferences and discussion panels.
  • Years of experience in executive management as a CTO of large-scale companies with regional headquarters across several time zones.

Areas of Expertise

  • Smartphone applications and wireless devices

    iOS (Swift and SwiftUI) Android (Java and Kotlin)

  • Programming and software development

    Java(J2SE, J2EE), C/C++, C#, Objective C, .NET (Core), Python, Perl, PHP, Scala, OCAML (ML), SmallTalk, Racket, Elf, Coq, R, Cobol, Erland

  • Hardware programming

    Assembly (x86), Verilog, VHDL.

  • Internet services, websites, and web applications

    HTML, CSS, JavaScript, TypeScript, CoffeeScript, AJAX, JSP, Node.js, Ruby and Ruby on Rails

  • Databases

    RDBMS, SQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, MongoDB

  • Operating systems and servers

    Linux, Windows, Mac OS

  • Cloud servers and virtual computing

    Amazon, Azure, Google Cloud

  • Telecom and Networking and protocols

    SNMP, TCP/IP, HTTP, IMAP/POP/SMTP, DNS, Wifi/802.11, OSS/BSS, 2G/3G/4G/5G, VoIP, Data, Voice.

  • Litigation support

    Computer expert witness services, Writing testimony, Intellectual property and patent infringement, software design/source code inspection and review, breach-of-contract and non-performance claims, computer forensics, data recovery, and metadata analysis

Litigation Experience

  • M. Lahatte and The Lahatte Company v. S. Smith, and TopCoat Holding LLC


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
    Counsel: Choi Law Group
    Nature of Suit: Trade Secret, Copyright

  • JKSoft, Inc. v. Innoas, Inc.


    Jurisdiction: American Arbitration Association
    Counsel: Bishop & Mills
    Nature of Suit: Trademarkd

  • Ventive LLC, v. Title Pipe, Inc.


    Jurisdiction: American Arbitration Association
    Counsel: Mooney Wieland
    Nature of Suit: Breach of Contract

  • Chetu, Inc. v. Bodies Done Right, LLC d/b/a/ Health 360


    Jurisdiction: Circuit Court, County of Broward, State of Florida
    Counsel: Lampert Law Firm
    Nature of Suit: Breach of Contract

  • Express Mobile, Inc. v. Google LLC


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Feinberg Day Kramer Alberti Lim Tonkovich & Belloli LLP
    Nature of Suit: Patent

  • Infoshare Systems, Inc. v. La Telugu LLC


    Jurisdiction: Superior Court of California, County of Orange
    Counsel: Curat Lex, Inc.
    Nature of Suit: Breach of Contract

  • Burhaan Saleh v. Nike, Inc. et al


    Jurisdiction: US District Court, Central District of California
    Counsel: Bursor and Fisher PA
    Nature of Suit: Class Action

  • Bridge IT Consulting, Inc. v. Join Digital, Inc.


    Jurisdiction: Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara
    Counsel: Finestone Hayes LLP
    Nature of Suit: Breach of Contract

  • Centripetal Networks, Inc. v. Palo Alto Networks Inc.


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
    Counsel: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
    Nature of Suit: Patent

  • Trevera Solutions, Inc. v. Semtech Corporation


    Jurisdiction: Superior Court of California, County of Orange
    Counsel: Tredway, Lumsdaine & Doyle LLP
    Nature of Suit: Trade Secrets

  • Global Equity Management (SA) PTY. Ltd. v. alibaba.com, INC., Alibaba group holding Ltd.


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Ramey & Schwaller LLP
    Nature of Suit: Patent

  • Internap Corporation v. Noction, Inc.


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
    Counsel: Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
    Nature of Suit: Patent

  • Ericsson Inc. v. TCL Communication Technology Holdings, Ltd.


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
    Counsel: Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
    Nature of Suit: Patent

  • Fitbit Inc. v. Jawbone Inc.


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
    Counsel: Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
    Nature of Suit: Patent

  • T-Mobile USA, Inc. v. Huawei Device USA, Inc.


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
    Counsel: Hueston Hennigan LLP
    Nature of Suit: Trade Secrets

  • Tait Environmental Services Inc. v. Pro Technology Automation, Inc.


    Jurisdiction: Superior Court of California, County of Orange
    Counsel: Pettibone & Associates
    Nature of Suit: Trade Secrets

  • Nicole, Inc. v. B.L.K. International, Inc.


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
    Counsel: Greenberg & Bass LLP
    Nature of Suit: Copyright

  • Bryndon Fisher v. The United States of America


    Jurisdiction: Pre-Litigation
    Counsel: Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe LLP
    Nature of Suit: Class Action

  • Chipp’d Ltd. v. Crush & Lovely LLC


    Jurisdiction: American Arbitration Association
    Counsel: White and Williams LLP
    Nature of Suit: Breach-of-contract

  • Seymour Levine v. The Boeing Company


    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Western District Of Washington
    Counsel: Baker Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP
    Nature of Suit: Patent Infringement

  • Online Legal Software Investigation


    Jurisdiction: Pre-litigation
    Counsel: Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe LLP
    Nature of Suit: Class Action

Technical Due Diligence

  • Lionard PTE Ltd, Singapore


    Context: Startup M&A
    Technologies: Blockchain, Content

  • Tenex Capital Management


    Context: Startup M&A
    Technologies: B2B2C, Employee Wellness

  • Setana Energy Group


    Context: Startup M&A
    Technologies: On-line shopping

  • Schneider Electric


    Context: Startup M&A
    Technologies: SaaS, Electric Vehicle

  • Schneider Electric


    Context: Startup Investment
    Technologies: SaaS, Energy

  • Schneider Electric


    Context: Startup M&A
    Technologies: Lead Generation, Energy

  • Tenex Capital Management


    Context: Startup M&A
    Technologies: Lead Generation, Solar

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