Established in 1983, Brooks Kushman P.C. is a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm, serving clients nationally and internationally from our offices located in Michigan and California. The firm has over 90 intellectual property professionals that are specialized in various disciplines. Brooks Kushman has a reputation for providing leading intellectual property strategy and counseling with a focus on the business objectives of its clients, and represents clients across many industries with respect to protection, enforcement and monetization of intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, copyright and trade secrets.
At Brooks Kushman, we help our clients enhance and protect their business/commercial interests and their idea and innovation property rights. Our experienced attorneys and agents, trained in a variety of technical disciplines, stand ready to respond to the challenges our clients face, and work with them beyond the boundaries of traditional intellectual property legal services. At all times, we stay focused on the commercial realities of the market in which our clients operate and work toward enhancing the value of their intellectual property assets.
A full range of intellectual property services:
In addition to traditional intellectual property counseling, our experienced practitioners provide a full range of services designed to maximize the value of our clients’ ideas. Some examples are:
• Providing advice on the management of patent portfolios
• Intellectual property due diligence
• Developing joint venture agreements and technology transfers
• Open source software analysis and evaluation
• Formulating strategies for the profitable licensing of assets
• Creating confidentiality, non-competition and non-disclosure agreements
• Surveying the existing patent landscape and providing opinions
• Engineering design-around products to avoid existing patents
Brooks Kushman counts a number of Fortune 100 companies across a variety of industries among its clients. The firm is recognized by a number of leading legal publications and rankings, including Corporate Counsel magazine, U.S. News & World Report, IP Law & Business magazine and the Law360.com organization. For more information, please visit www.BrooksKushman.com.
Honors and Awards
Brooks Kushman is often recognized by its peers and leading trade publications. Our firm is recognized as a “Go-To Law Firm for Fortune 500 Companies” according to Corporate Counsel magazine, a “Best Law Firm” according to U.S. News, a “Best at Client Focus” firm according to Fortune 1000 companies surveyed by The BTI Consulting Group, one of the top intellectual property firms according to Fortune 100 companies surveyed by IP Law & Business, and is listed on the Law360 Intellectual Property 100 List.