Frank is the President of Brooks Kushman and focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation and post-grant proceedings. With over 25 years of experience, he has successfully tried patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright cases in Federal Courts nationwide, the Courts of Appeals for the Sixth and Federal Circuits, and the International Trade Commission. Frank's litigation experience spans across various technologies and industries including, automotive, consumer electronics, industrial technologies, food and beverage, and home appliances. As a registered patent attorney, Frank is authorized to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Founding President, Michigan Intellectual Property Inn of Court 2012-2013; Intellectual Property Owner’s (IPO) Association – Trade Secrets Committee; PTAB Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; Federal Circuit Bar Association; Licensing Executives Society (LES); American Intellectual Property Law Association; Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association
Frank earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan. He also serves on the Board of Directors for Challenge Detroit, a revitalization effort designed to attract and retain new talent into the City of Detroit.