Press Releases | 04/07/2016

Brooks Kushman Named Among the Top 100 Patent Firms in the United States

Team Contact: Mark Cantor

  • Patent Prosecution

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman has been ranked among the Top 100 Patent Firms in the United States based on an objective measurement of firm performance in front of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office by Juristat.

Juristat based its analysis of over 7 million patent applications filed or disposed between July 2013 and July 2014 using a weighted average of four criteria including total number of applications filed, allowance rate, average number of office actions to allowance, and average time to allowance. Only firms that filed at least 400 applications between July 2013 and July 2014 were included in the analysis.

“We are proud to be ranked among the top performing U.S. patent prosecution firms,” said Mark Cantor, president of Brooks Kushman. “Our attorneys are dedicated to providing exceptional results and customized solutions to our clients’ needs, and having our clients and peers recognize our success in meeting those needs across all of our practice areas is a great honor.”

Brooks Kushman operates one of the largest patent prosecution practices in the mid-west, harnessing the combined technical expertise and legal prowess of our experienced patent attorneys, who are trained in a variety of technical disciplines. Our in-house patent searching department also uniquely positions us to directly provide comprehensive intellectual property strategy counseling with a keen focus on our clients’ business objectives.

Juristat is a data visualization and patent analytics company. Using proprietary algorithms that comb publicly available data, they provide users the tools to improve client outcomes, maximize profitability, manage their portfolios, and ease business development efforts.

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

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