Business & Corporate I DECEMBER 1, 2020

Howard & Howard Welcomes Three New Associates

ROYAL OAK, Mich., December 1, 2020 – Howard & Howard has welcomed Brett G. Garwood, Kaila E. Patrick, and Hubert H. Yi to the firm. Brett and Kaila both began their careers with the firm as 2019 summer associates and will practice out of the Royal Oak, MI and Las Vegas, NV offices, respectively. Hubert joined the firm in 2015 as an intellectual property intern and will continue his practice out of the firm’s Royal Oak, MI office.

“I am an attorney who creatively solves problems and provides quality services tailored to achieve clients' objectives.” – Brett G. Garwood

Brett concentrates his practice in business and corporate law. He assists on a variety of matters involving business transactions and develops solutions to support clients' diverse and ever-changing needs. This includes drafting and reviewing various agreements, researching complex legal issues, and preparing corporate governance documents.

“I am an attorney who finds strategic paths to address each client's unique needs and objectives.” – Kaila E. Patrick

Kaila's practice focuses on business and corporate law matters. She handles general corporate transactions and assists with mergers and acquisitions. In addition to her experience reviewing and drafting corporate agreements and governance documents, Kaila has broad-ranging legal research and writing skills.

“I am committed to understanding the details of my clients' inventions to assist them in obtaining strong IP protection.” – Hubert H. Yi

Hubert's practice is focused on securing global IP protection for the inventions and innovations of his clients in a variety of technologies within the electrical and mechanical arts. In addition, he conducts due diligence investigations and advises clients regarding freedom-to-operate and patentability opinions.

About Howard & Howard: 

With a history spanning over 15 decades, Howard & Howard is a full-service law firm with a national and international practice, providing legal services to businesses and business owners. More than 160 attorneys practice out of offices in Royal Oak, Michigan; Illinois (Chicago and Peoria); Las Vegas, Nevada; and Beverly Hills, California. For more information, please visit                                                   

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