Press Releases | 11/07/2016

Brooks Kushman Further Expands Los Angeles Office; Hires David A. Randall as Shareholder

Team Contact: Mark Cantor

  • inter-partes-review
  • Patent Prosecution
  • patent-litigation

LOS ANGELES, CA Brooks Kushman is pleased to announce the addition of Shareholder David A. Randall to the firm’s Los Angeles office. The move further expands the firm’s presence in the greater Los Angeles area.

Randall brings more than 20 years of experience to the firm’s Los Angeles office. His practice focuses on patent, trademark and trade secret disputes.  He has also counseled clients in the development and management of worldwide intellectual property portfolios.

“David has a wealth of experience in a wide variety of intellectual property matters both domestically and around the world,” said Mark Cantor, president of Brooks Kushman. “I am excited to welcome him to our team as we continue to grow our presence in the Los Angeles area. David also bolsters our firm’s experience in post-grant proceedings – as he has represented clients in over 20 inter partes review proceedings.”

Prior to joining Brooks Kushman, Randall was a partner with Sheppard Mullin, a general practice law firm, where he focused on intellectual property litigation and portfolio management. He has also counseled clients on post-grant proceeding matters with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. He represents clients in a broad range of industries, including cellular, consumer products, medical device, manufacturing, aerospace and electronics.

“I am very excited to join the Brooks Kushman team,” said Randall. “The firm is very well-respected throughout the nation and presents me with a greater opportunity to better serve my clients. I am particularly looking forward to joining their post-grant team, as they have a group of talented professionals that have built one of the leading post-grant practices in the country.”

Randall holds a Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Arizona and a Juris Doctor from Arizona State University. He is admitted to practice in California; the U.S. District Courts in the Central, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of California; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida; and before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

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, and Intellectual Property Today. For more information, please visit

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