Intellectual Property I FEBRUARY 13, 2023

Richard Cantor Selected to Michigan Lawyers Weekly "Up & Coming" Lawyers Class of 2023

Royal Oak, MI – February 13, 2023Richard Cantor, a partner at Howard & Howard Attorneys, was selected to Michigan Lawyers Weekly’s “Up & Coming” lawyers class of 2023. This award recognizes 22 attorneys across the state of Michigan for excelling in the first 10 years of their career and being a standout amongst their peers.

As a partner with Howard & Howard, Mr. Cantor focuses his practice on all things intellectual property, specifically working with clients to protect, develop, and capitalize on their technology and other intellectual property assets. He regularly prepares and prosecutes U.S. and international patent applications in the electrical, computer, and software arts, and frequently drafts legal opinions relating to patentability, non-infringement, and invalidity. With a vast understanding of technology in various disciplines including medical devices, telecommunications, and automotive, combined with his years of practice as an IP attorney, Mr. Cantor expertly counsels both Fortune 500 and startup clients alike with professionalism and a great understanding of their technology and business goals.

In under ten years, Richard Cantor has cultivated a successful career built on a comprehensive background in computer and electrical engineering, a complex understanding of the law, and providing clients with strategic and unique solutions tailored to their specific intellectual property needs. He has been an active member of both the firm and the community, dedicating time to developing the firm’s client base as well as giving back through mentoring and various community-based activities.

About Howard & Howard Attorneys, PLLC

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