Press Releases | 08/15/2019

Nine Brooks Kushman Attorneys Ranked As 2020 Best Lawyer; Two Attorneys Recognized As 2020 Lawyer Of The Year

Team Contact: Frank Angileri , Mark Cantor , Elizabeth Janda , John LeRoy , Thomas Lewry , Marc Lorelli , John Nemazi , Sangeeta Shah

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman is proud to announce that the firm has been ranked in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers list of Best Lawyers. Brooks Kushman President Frank Angileri, and shareholders Mark Cantor, Elizabeth F. JandaJohn S. LeRoyThomas A. LewryMarc LorelliJohn E. Nemazi, David Randall, and Sangeeta G. Shah were listed as 2020 “Best Lawyers in America.”

In addition, due to the extremely high feedback Frank Angileri and Elizabeth Janda received, they were both also recognized as a 2020 Lawyer of the Year. Angileri was recognized for Patent Law in Detroit, and Janda was recognized for Trademark Law in Detroit. A single attorney is recognized in each practice area and community for this award each year.

“We are thrilled once again to have our attorneys recognized by our peers as some of the foremost intellectual property attorneys in the United States,” said Frank Angileri. “The firm’s success would not be possible without our many attorneys as well as the support from our staff. Each member of the Brooks Kushman team shows endless dedication each day to our clients and the community, and it shows in the work they produce.”

The “Best Lawyers” rankings are purely derived from peer reviews. The publication bases their awards on the consensus opinion of leading lawyers, and the attorneys are judged by their peers on their professional capabilities and the quality of their legal services.

“Best Lawyers” is the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession, and it is considered a significant honor to be ranked. The listings are published in 70 countries worldwide, and the last edition of “Best Lawyers” included over 50,000 attorneys in nearly 140 different practice areas.

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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