Effectively and efficiently generating value through intellectual property is my top priority.

Mr. Fares concentrates his practice in intellectual property law with a focus on patent acquisition, clearance work, and opinions in the electrical and computer arts. He is trusted to manage portfolios around the globe in relation to numerous electrical and computer related technologies, including surgical and medical devices, robotics, automotive control systems, antenna systems, integrated circuits, mobile device apps, computer technology, and network systems.

He immerses himself into technology and views himself as a part of his client's team, executing patent objectives effectively and efficiently to meet client goals.

Mr. Fares joined Howard & Howard in 2010 as an intellectual property intern while attending law school in the evenings. Prior to joining Howard & Howard, he acquired over five years of software and electrical engineering experience in the automotive industry.


Intellectual Property

When ideas translate into products, processes, art, or authorship, we help clients protect their innovations and commercialize their work.



  • Wayne State University Law School, 2013
    • J.D., cum laude
  • University of Michigan, 2005
    • B.S., Electrical Engineering


  • Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association


  • Michigan, 2013
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2014

Professional Achievements

  • Michigan Super Lawyers, "Rising Stars," 2017-2018; 2020-2023