Michael Brooke

Mr. Brooke’s practice focus is on patent prosecution and client counseling. He has over 20 years of patent prosecution experience in government, private sector, and corporate environments.

Prior to working with Shimokaji IP joining, Mr. Brooke was a Senior Patent Attorney at IP&T Group, LLP and an associate at Harrity & Harrity, LLP, where his practice focused on patent prosecution, client counseling, and patent application preparation.

Mr. Brooke was also Patent Counsel for Giesecke & Devrient America, Inc. (GDAI), a $2 Billion international technology company. There, he prosecuted patent and trademark applications, counseled domestic and foreign clients, conducted opinion work, and participated in litigation and licensing matters.

Prior to working at GDAI, Mr. Brooke worked as a Primary Patent Examiner at the U.S Patent and Trademark Office, where he examined a diverse range of electrical, mechanical, and chemical technologies.

He received his Bachelor of Science in physics from the University of Maryland, and his Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore School of Law.