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Fatima Y. Kassem

Trademark & Brand Protection



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“My clients are my partners. My top priority is to establish and maintain meaningful relationships with them based on a thorough understanding of their goals to ultimately provide exceptional legal advice.”

Practice Areas


  • Automotive
  • Consumer Products
  • Food and Beverage
Fatima is dedicated to providing her clients with exceptional trademark and copyright protection.  Her practice focuses on trademark and copyright clearance, prosecution, and enforcement. She works with clients in a variety of industries, including technology, entertainment, consumer products, sports, and hospitality. She regularly performs trademark clearance searches, prepares trademark applications, drafts identifications of goods and services, and responds to office actions. She also prepares cease and desist letters and files opposition proceedings for enforcement of existing trademark rights. Fatima first joined Brooks Kushman as a Summer Associate through the Wolverine Bar Association, while also serving as a judicial intern for the Honorable Avern Cohn in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.   Fatima holds a dual Juris Doctor and MBA from Michigan State University, cum laude, where she was the Senior Productions Editor for the Michigan State Law Review and a member of the Saul Lefkowitz Trademark Moot Court Competition. Fatima also attended the University of Michigan Dearborn to earn her Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and minor in Political Science.   Outside of work, Fatima enjoys exploring new middle eastern recipes, gardening, and travelling. 


J.D., Michigan State University College of Law

MBA, Michigan State University

B.A., University of Michigan (Dearborn)


  • Automotive
  • Consumer Products
  • Food and Beverage


Press Releases

Brooks Kushman Welcomes Four New Associates, Expands Trademark, Patent Prosecution and Litigation Practice

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