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Julie Davis is a Principal at Davis & Hosfield Consulting LLC. She has been providing audit and financial consulting services to attorneys and corporate clients since 1978. During that time she has led the national intellectual property practices of two of the world’s largest accounting and consulting firms.

Ms. Davis has worked on over four hundred intellectual property cases during her career, conducting complex studies of damages and testifying in courts around the country. In addition to intellectual property disputes, Ms. Davis has assisted companies in developing intellectual property strategies and managing their intellectual property portfolios.

Ms. Davis has authored numerous articles and has frequently been asked to speak on the topic of intellectual property. She is the co-author of “Edison in the Boardroom: How Leading Companies Realize Value from their Intellectual Assets.” The book has been widely praised by numerous Fortune 500 executives charged with implementing best practices in the area of IP management.


B.S. Business Administration and Accounting – Kansas State University (Summa Cum Laude)


Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – licensed in five states


American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)

American Bar Association (ABA)

Licensing Executives Society (LES)


Edison in the Boardroom: How Leading Companies Realize Value from Their Intellectual Assets – Julie L. Davis, Suzanne S. Harrison – Wiley/Andersen Intellectual Capital Series, June 2001. (Also translated into Chinese and Japanese)


Gold Key in the State of Kansas for highest score in the state on the CPA examination (1978)

Kansas State University Accounting Hall of Fame (2000)

Kansas State University College of Business Administration Alumni Fellow (2009)

Kansas State University commencement speaker (2001 and 2015)

Mortar Board National Alumni Achievement Award (2015)