Press Releases | 08/15/2018

Nine Brooks Kushman Attorneys Ranked As Best Lawyer; Two Attorneys Recognized as Lawyer of the Year

Team Contact: Frank Angileri , Elizabeth Janda , Mark Cantor , 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 2019 edition of U.S. News and World Report Best Lawyers list of Best Lawyers. Brooks Kushman President Mark A. Cantor, and shareholders Frank A. Angileri, David Randall, Elizabeth F. Janda, John S. LeRoy, Thomas A. Lewry, Marc Lorelli, John E. Nemazi, and Sangeeta G. Shah were listed as 2019 “Best Lawyers in America.”

In addition, due to the extremely high feedback Marc Lorelli and Mark Cantor received, they were both also recognized as one of the 2019 Lawyer of the Year award recipients. Lorelli is recognized for Litigation – Intellectual Property in Detroit, and Cantor is recognized for Patent Law – Intellectual Property in Detroit. A single attorney is recognized in each practice area and community for this award each year.

“We are honored once again have our attorneys recognized by our peers as some of the best intellectual property attorneys in the United States,” said Mark Cantor. “The firm’s success would not be possible without our many attorneys who show endless dedication each day to our clients and the community.”

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 leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm, 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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