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Kenneth T. Brooks

Partner
Office Managing Partner, Lansing

Education

Michigan State University College of Law, J.D.
  • cum laude
Central Michigan University, B.A.

Prior Employment

  • Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, PC, Partner, 1996-2004
  • Dickinson Wright, Partner, 1985-1995

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Michigan

  • Litigation Section
  • Business Law Section
  • Real Property Law Section

Ingham County Bar Association

  • Ingham County Commercial Mediation Panel
Overview
News & Resources
Honors

Overview

Mr. Brooks is a trial lawyer with more than three decades of business and commercial litigation experience.  His practice includes representation of companies and executives in complex commercial litigation matters related to business torts, contracts, shareholder and partnership disputes, securities, insurance coverage, real estate, employment, construction, and regulatory matters.  Mr. Brooks has been listed as one of The Best Lawyers in America and a Michigan Super Lawyer since 2007, and he is the only lawyer in the greater Lansing area to be listed in the 2014 Michigan Super Lawyers Top 50 Business Lawyers.

  • Regularly practices in the federal and state trial and appellate courts
  • Serves as a member of the firm’s Board of Directors and as the Managing Partner for the firm's Lansing office

News & Resources

News

Press Releases

Honors

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated
  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2007-2017
  • Michigan Super Lawyers, 2007-2016
    • Recognized as a "Top 50" Michigan Business Super Lawyer, 2014-2016
    • Recognized in the Top 100 rankings

Academic Appointments

  • Michigan State University College of Law, Pretrial I and II, Adjunct Professor, 2007-2011
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Pretrial Litigation, Adjunct Professor, 1998-2001