Press Releases | 05/30/2017

2017 Chambers USA Top Intellectual Property Firms

Team Contact: Frank Angileri , Mark Cantor


SOUTHFIELD, Michigan– Brooks Kushman, a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm with offices across the nation, is proud to announce today that Chambers USA has ranked the firm among the top Intellectual Property Firms by Chambers and Partners, publishers of 2017 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

The renowned publication recognized the legal efforts of Brooks Kushman by placing the firm in its Band 2 level in the IP category. The honor was announced on May 25, 2017 as part of Chambers and Partners dinner ceremony held at Cipriani in New York City.

“This is the first time that Chambers has included in its recognition Intellectual Property (IP) as a practice in Michigan,” said Brooks Kushman President Mark Cantor. “We are honored and humbled to be recognized in this first time category and for our IP work we have done this last year for our clients.”

The Chambers USA 2017 publication also recognized the work of Brooks Kushman Shareholder Frank A. Angileri, by naming him in the highest level, Band 1, for the individual profile under IP.

“I am privileged to be recognized and included in the distinguished Chambers USA 2017 publication,” Angileri said. “I am also fortunate to be part of a great legal team here at Brooks Kushman. We value our clients and it shows in the work we all do on their behalf.”

The awards are based on research for the 2017 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and reflect a law firm’s pre-eminence in key practice areas. They also reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service.

About Brooks Kushman P.C.

Brooks Kushman P.C. is a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm with offices across the nation, and represents clients nationally and internationally with respect to protection, enforcement and monetization of IP, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. The firm has more than 90 intellectual property professionals specializing in various technical disciplines, and has a reputation for providing leading IP counseling with a focus on the business objectives of their clients.

Brooks Kushman counts a number of Fortune 100 companies across a variety of industries among its clients. The firm is also recognized by leading legal publications and rankings, including Corporate Counsel magazine, U.S. News & World Report, Law360, Intellectual Asset Management, Managing Intellectual Property, World Trademark Review, and Intellectual Property Today. For more information, please visit

About Chambers USA

The Chambers USA: A Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, is an independent, objective, research-based legal directory. Attorneys and law firms are selected for inclusion by strong recommendations from the market and according to reputation. The Chambers USA researchers conduct interviews with clients and other lawyers to build a picture of the sector and of the leading lawyers within it. This intensive, continuous research identifies the world’s leading lawyers and law firms – those which perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients.

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