Andrew R. Basile, Sr.

Shareholder Emeritus

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3001 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 624
Troy, MI 48084

P: 248-649-3333
F: 248-649-3338


  • University of Detroit School of Law, J.D., 1968
  • University of Detroit, Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, 1964


  • State of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Canadian Patent and Trademark Office

With nearly 40 years’ experience, Mr. Basile handles all aspects of intellectual property, with a focus on counseling clients in the procurement of patents and trademarks and in licensing matters.

He frequently provides strategic advice to clients in developing and managing global intellectual property portfolios.

Industry Experience

Prior to founding the firm, Mr. Basile was a practicing engineer specializing in hydraulic and pneumatic designs.


  • Lawyer of the Year, 2020
  • Michigan Super Lawyers, 2007 – 2013
  • AV Pre-eminent peer review, 25 years
  • Martindale-Hubbell;
  • Best Lawyers of America, 2010 – 2011, 2023

Representative Clients

During his 40 years of practice, he has worked extensively with automotive and robotics companies and has deep understanding of both the technology and business practices of these industries.

Mr. Basile also routinely advises software companies, handling a variety of licensing and other transactions for these clients.

Professional Activities

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • State Bar of Michigan, Intellectual Property Section
  • Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association
  • International Trademark Association