President and Co-Chair, Brooks Kushman PC

Mark Cantor is one of the founders of Brooks Kushman and became President in 2007. He specializes in intellectual property litigation and has been named 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 Kushner’s diversity efforts include participation in the Judicial Extern Program of the Wolverine Bar Association and the Challenge Detroit initiative, an urban revitalization effort. Brooks Kushman has also been named a top place to work by the Detroit Free Press

Joined LCLD 2014 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2019: Erin Bowles; 2018: Todd William Dishman; 2017: Lissi Mojica; 2016: Linda D. Mettes; 2015: Chanille Carswell  

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected: 
2019: Alena Marconi; 2018: Isheeta Patel; 2017: LeKeisha Suggs

Annual Meeting (2018, 2016, 2015)

Member: Mark Cantor

Diversity Professional: Sangeeta Shah 

Communications: Ryan Pasquali