Press Releases | 11/05/2018

Brooks Kushman Ranked In The 2019 Best Law Firms List; Nine Attorneys Ranked As Best Lawyer

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Southfield, Mich.,- Brooks Kushman is proud to announce the firm has been ranked in the 2019 edition of U.S. News and World Report list of Best Law Firms and Best Lawyers.

In Detroit, Brooks Kushman holds a tier one ranking in intellectual property litigation (IP), patent litigation, and patent law. The firm was also recognized with a tier three ranking in IP litigation in Los Angeles, CA and received a national tier three ranking in trademark law as well.

In addition to the firm`s inclusion, nine Brooks Kushman attorneys were recognized as 2019 “Best Lawyers in America.” David RandallFrank AngileriMark CantorJohn LeRoyThomas Lewry and Marc Lorelli were recognized for IP litigation; Angileri, Cantor and John Nemazi were recognized for patent litigation; Angileri, Cantor and Sangeeta Shah were recognized for patent law; and Angileri, Cantor and Elizabeth Janda were recognized for trademark law. Along with their other recognitions, both Cantor and Lorelli were named a 2019 “Lawyer of the Year.” Cantor was recognized for Patent Law, and Lorelli was recognized for Litigation – IP.

“We are excited to once again be listed as one of the top firms in not only Michigan, but across the nation,” said Mark Cantor, president of Brooks Kushman. “Our attorneys provide exceptional results through innovative and customized solutions to our clients’ needs. Having our clients and peers recognize our dedication to excellence and success in meeting those needs across multiple practice areas is an extraordinary honor.”

The “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process including reviews from clients, peers, and other law firms. Clients rank the firms in terms of practice groups, addressing expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility and whether they’d refer another client to the firm. In order to be considered a “Best Law Firm,” the firm in question must have at least one attorney who is considered a “Best Lawyer.”

“Best Lawyers” is the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession. It`s considered a significant honor to be ranked. The listings are published in 70 countries worldwide, and the last edition of “Best Lawyers” included 52,488 attorneys in 137 different practice areas.

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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