American Law Society Recognizes Eric M. Dobrusin

The American Law Society Board of Directors is proud to announce that Eric M. Dobrusin has been accepted as a new member with ATL distinction. The America's Top Lawyers list is comprised of well-rounded individuals representing a diverse cross-section of U.S. legal advocates.

Pontiac, MI, April 25, 2017 --( Eric M. Dobrusin - a patent attorney - is a founder and shareholder of Dobrusin Law Firm PC. Based in Pontiac, Michigan, The Dobrusin Law Firm is a boutique firm that protects the intellectual portfolios of market leaders, including Fortune 500™ companies and emerging companies from around the globe. Eric has amassed more than twenty-five years of experience in his field and concentrates his practice in patent counseling and strategic patent prosecution with particular emphasis in the fields of materials science (including plastics, ceramics, metals and electronic materials), biomedical technologies, and automotive technologies.

Eric has been active through the years in alternative dispute resolution (ADR) for intellectual property disputes. He previously served as Executive Director of the National Patent Board, an ADR organization having Rules that he helped to draft. He also has been appointed and served in United States District Court patent litigation as a Special Master, and as an independent neutral for multiple alternative dispute resolution proceedings. He is on the list of Mediators for the World Intellectual Property Organization.

Eric earned his Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School, graduating Cum Laude. Prior to law school, Eric earned his Bachelor of Science in Engineering in Materials and Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Michigan, graduating Cum Laude.

Eric’s many awards and honors include: Michigan SuperLawyers® 2006-2014; The Best Lawyers® in America 2011-2015; Lawyer of the Year – Patent Law Detroit 2014; Michigan Lawyers Weekly™ – Leader in the Law Honoree 2013; Dbusiness Top Lawyers 2011-2014; Crain’s Detroit Business, “40 Under 40”, 1999; National Super Lawyers Business Edition, 2011; IP Hero Award, November 2012; Leading Lawyers℠; Lawyers of Distinction 2017.

Also of note, Eric co-authored with Ronald Krasnow, “Intellectual Property Culture: Strategies to Foster Successful Patent and Trade Secret Practices in Everyday Business” (1st ed. 2008 and 2nd ed. 2012) LexisNexis. Additionally, Eric has co-authored, with Professor Katherine White, “Intellectual Property Litigation – Pretrial Practice,” (2nd ed. 1999 and 3rd ed. 2008) Aspen Publisher. He also authored the first edition, which published in 1996.

American Law Society's Board of Directors selectively chooses lawyers who show a history of greatness and consistency. It is a privilege to have Mr. Dobrusin join the organization.

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"We look forward to following Eric Dobrusin's career and are extremely excited to see his articles, videos, and information posted on America Law Society's platform." -Valerie Dougherty of American Law Society.
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