Russell D. Brown

R.D. Brown, PLC
Lansing, Michigan 48864


Areas Of Practice

Intellectual Property
Partnership Disputes
Shareholder Disputes
Trade Secrets
Unfair Competition


Mr. Brown is an accomplished and creative business attorney with many years of combined law and business experience with both private industry and the government.  He has been an advisor and legal counsel for many small and mid-market businesses, non-profits, individuals and the military.  He is skilled in business consulting and development, mergers and acquisitions, multi-national contract development and implementation, employment issues, intellectual property and trade secret protection, complex commercial litigation, and negotiation and dispute resolution.  He is capable of working with all levels of personnel from new employees to senior executive management, subject matter experts and stakeholders, and their government and public sector counterparts.

Prior to being in private practice he was in prototype management with Ford Motor Company, and has been both an air traffic controller assigned to the U.S. Army Special Forces as well as a Judge Advocate who was activated for the war in Iraq.  During his tenure as a JA, he worked extensively as a contracting specialist with federal government and spent a lot of time in the field re-building Iraq and Kuwait.

He is active in the community and spends a lot of time with the Boy Scout and the Girl Scouts.  He teaches many classes on business law, risk mitigation, and contracting with the federal government.  He lives in Saline with his wife Michele, his daughter Abby, and his son Dayton.

Helping Entrepreneurs and Businesses

Michigan Attorney Russell D. Brown assists entrepreneurs and business people to build and protect their dreams, providing clients with professionalism, personal attention, timely communication, and solid legal and business advice.

543 Marlpool Drive
Saline, MI 48176

P: 734-604-1522
E: [email protected]