Robyn Lederman Elected Vice President of the Michigan Israel Business Bridge

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., - Brooks Kushman Senior Attorney Robyn S. Lederman was recently confirmed for an additional term as vice president of the Michigan Israel Business Bridge (MIBB), a non-profit, member organization whose mission is to promote business and investment opportunities between Michigan and Israel. In this role, Robyn facilitates connections and partnerships between Israeli clients with Michigan universities, investors, and economic development organizations.

Lederman has been a member of the MIBB for six years, during which she has helped Brooks Kushman pioneer a thriving Israel practice that has involved visits to Israel by several of the firm`s attorneys to speak on U.S. intellectual property issues.

Founded in 2007, the MIBB strives to be a resource for economic development between Michigan and Israel, working to match Michigan`s renowned base of manufacturing, human resources and infrastructure with Israel`s vibrant technological workforce and the desire to expand manufacturing, development and distribution to North America. Over the past six years, hundreds of Michigan and Israeli jobs have been created from the expansion of trade between Michigan and Israel. For more information, visit: www.michiganisrael.com.

About Brooks Kushman:

Established in 1983, Brooks Kushman P.C. is a nationally ranked intellectual property (IP) and technology focused law firm with offices across the nation. The firm has more than 70 lawyers and agents specializing in various disciplines. Brooks Kushman has a reputation for providing leading IP strategy and counseling with a focus on the business objectives of its clients and represents clients across many industries with respect to protection, enforcement and monetization of IP, including patents, trademarks, copyright and trade secrets.

Brooks Kushman counts a number of Fortune 100 companies across a variety of industries among its clients. The firm is recognized by a number of leading legal publications and resources, including Corporate Counsel magazine, U.S. News & World Report, IP Law & Business magazine and the Law360 organization. For more information, please visit brookslaw.wpengine.com.