President and Co-Chair, Brooks Kushman PC


Mark Cantor helped found Brooks Kushman and became President in 2007. He specializes in intellectual property litigation and has been named a Best Lawyer in America, an IP Star, and one of 10 Power Lawyers in Michigan. Mark has also been instrumental in improving the firm's diversity, appointing the first chief diversity officer. Brooks Kushman pursues diversity through recruitment, a mentoring program, affinity groups, and various pipeline initiatives. 

Joined LCLD 2014 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2017: Lissi Mojica; 2016: Linda D. Mettes; 2015: Chanille Carswell  

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected: 
2017: LeKeisha Suggs

Annual Meeting (2016, 2015)

Member: Mark Cantor

Diversity Professional: Sangeeta Shah 

Communications: Ryan Pasquali