Mr. Fares concentrates his practice in intellectual property law with a focus on patent preparation, prosecution, clearance work, and opinions in the electrical and computer arts.
He counsels clients in the United
States and abroad 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.
Mr. Fares joined Howard & Howard in 2010 as an intellectual
property intern while attending law school in the evenings. Prior to joining Howard & Howard, Mr.
Fares acquired over five years of industry experience. While receiving his B.S.
in Electrical Engineering, he worked at Visteon Automotive as a software
engineer co-op for BMW infotainment applications. Most recently, Mr. Fares worked as an
electrical systems engineer for Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, where he
designed and developed electrical distribution systems for Ford Motor Company.
Mr. Fares received his
B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan in 2005. In 2013, he received his J.D., cum laude, from Wayne State University
Law School. He is licensed to practice in the State of Michigan and before the
United States Patent and Trademark Office.