Brooks Kushman PC

Brooks Kushman PC is a full-service IP firm, serving clients nationally and internationally from offices in Michigan, California and Washington DC. With more than 90 IP professionals who specialise in various technical disciplines, we proudly represent some of the world’s largest corporations and major educational institutions, as well as many small to medium-sized companies.

Brooks Kushman has earned a reputation for providing leading IP strategy and counselling with a keen focus on our clients’ business objectives. We work with clients around the globe and across industries to protect, enforce and monetise their intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets.

Our mission is to generate value for our clients’ businesses, which we achieve through superior IP counsel, supportive working relationships and the drive to earn our reputation every day.

Trademark practice

Brooks Kushman is among the top trademark firms in the United States and we protect some of the world’s most recognisable brands. We understand that trademarks are among a company’s most valuable assets and are critical to building consumer confidence.

Our trademark attorneys are experts in managing all facets of domestic and international trademark portfolios, including:

  • strategic counselling;
  • availability and clearance assessments;
  • filing strategies;
  • registration, maintenance and renewal;
  • opposition and cancellation actions;
  • enforcement and litigation;
  • licensing and sponsorship agreements;
  • due diligence for mergers and acquisitions;
  • domain name strategy and recovery;
  • internet enforcement;
  • anti-counterfeiting enforcement; and
  • customs and border protection enforcement.

Clients rely on our firm to protect corporate names, trademarks, service marks, logos and slogans, and to help them build a strong reputation and brand in the marketplace.

Strengthening our trademark experience, our attorneys have successfully defended and enforced trademark, copyright and unfair competition actions in courts across the United States, and have successfully argued appeals in state and federal courts nationwide, as well as tribunals outside the United States.

Broad perspective

Our trademark team is led by creative, enthusiastic and trustworthy professionals who work with our clients to fully understand, select and protect trademarks and other branding in a way that is consistent with business objectives, and to ensure that their brands are protected in the markets and regions they serve. We work with a network of international associates who are selected on the basis of quality and value to help us provide a full range of trademark and copyright services without geographic borders.

Portfolio access

As part of our commitment to excellent service, Brooks Kushman offers clients access to their trademark portfolios through our web portal. This is a secure, password-protected portal that provides clients with 360-degree access to their trademark and patent portfolios online. Our portal is updated daily and is offered at no additional cost. Clients can view and print status, docket and maintenance reports for proceedings worldwide.

Contact details

Brooks Kushman PC
1000 Town Centre Suite 2200
22nd Floor
Southfield MI 48075
United States

Professional contacts

Other offices

  • Los Angeles

Sample client list

  • AMES Companies
  • HoMedics
  • Jaguar Land Rover
  • Lear Corporation
  • Panera Bread
  • VitaMix

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