Brett is a registered patent attorney and focuses his practice on domestic and foreign patent prosecution in the mechanical and electromechanical arts. He works with international clients ranging from Fortune 500 Corporations to smaller start-ups. His experience spans across a variety of technologies, as he... see more >
Brett’s practice also includes patentability investigations, freedom-to-operate opinions and patent litigation. He is highly capable at assisting with all phases of the litigation process from discovery to trial.
Prior to joining Brooks Kushman, Brett was an associate at an intellectual property boutique in Chicago, IL. He attended Chicago-Kent College of Law, where he graduated with Moot Court Honors. He earned his Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University and graduated with honors. < see less
Practice Areas & Industries
J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law, Moot Court Honor Society
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Michigan State University, with honors
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Illinois State Bar Association
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Chicago Youth Sports Alliance, founding member
Southfield, Mich. – Brooks Kushman is pleased to welcome four new Associates, Karen Feldman, Corey Neil, Isheeta Patel and Brett Smith, to the firm’s growing patent prosecution and litigation practice. “The new associates are a strong addition to our patent prosecution and litigation practices,” said Brooks Kushman president Mark Cantor. “We...