Press Releases | 02/19/2020

Four Brooks Kushman Shareholders Recognized As Trademark Leaders, Firm Earns Gold Honor In World Trademark Review 1000 Listing

Team Contact: Elizabeth Janda , Robyn Lederman , Hope Shovein , Chanille Carswell


SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman has been recognized as a gold-standard trademark firm for the sixth consecutive year by Intellectual Asset Management’s (IAM) annual World Trademark Review 1000. Of the Michigan firms listed in the directory, Brooks Kushman is once again the only firm listed as a gold-standard trademark firm. The guide recognizes the world’s top trademark law firms and practitioners in key jurisdictions.

“We are honored to be recognized by the World Trademark Review for the sixth year in a row,” said, Elizabeth Janda, Executive Committee Member and Co-Chair of Trademarks at Brooks Kushman. “Our trademark group works diligently to exceed our clients’ expectations both nationally and internationally. We are dedicated to protecting our clients’ brands and ensuring their security. I take great pride in our commitment to success, and our team’s accomplishments.”

In addition to the firm’s recognition, WTR also recognized shareholders Elizabeth Janda, Robyn Lederman, Hope Shovein, and Chanille Carswell as top trademark leaders in the state.

According to IAM, the annual guide is compiled through an extensive 5-month research process. This research included completing more than 1,500 interviews with in-house counsel and partners at law firms around the world. Only firms and individuals who receive sufficient positive feedback from peers and clients with knowledge of their practice and the market in which they operate qualify for inclusion in the publication.

Click here to visit our firm profile in the World trademark Review 1000 Listing.

About Brooks Kushman P.C.
Brooks Kushman P.C. is a premier intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm dedicated to the advancement and protection of innovations and brands that propel businesses around the world. With offices in Michigan and California, we work alongside corporations, small to medium sized businesses, and leading universities to protect their intellectual property assets. Our attorneys have a broad range of experience in industries and technologies, including consumer electronics, manufacturing, medical device, computer technology, aerospace, chemicals, biotechnology, and retail.

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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