Brian approaches every engagement with an emphasis on the client’s business objectives. As a former management consultant, he partners with clients to craft their legal strategies—whether navigating dispute resolution and litigation, negotiating tactical contract terms, or implementing compliance course corrections.
For emerging and established trade associations, foundations, and technology firms, Brian works alongside clients’ leadership, boards, and staff as outside general counsel to manage their legal needs in line with their business plans. He advises on antitrust, governance, contracting, intellectual property, litigation, and day-to-day operational matters, leveraging the breadth and depth of Arent Fox’s legal team to deliver a full range of legal guidance. Brian delivers custom solutions for clients in diverse industries, including auto parts, education, finance, health care, real estate, and retail.
Brian is an experienced litigator, ready to handle disputes in the court room and at the negotiating table. Brian works with his clients to litigate contract-breach actions, pursue payments from commercial payers, and respond to government investigations. He litigates disputes involving high-stake contract disputes, complex federal and state regulatory schemes, reimbursement disputes with Medicare and commercial payers, class actions, and international arbitrations. Brian has extensive experience coordinating clients’ strategies in response to civil actions stemming from the antitrust laws, contract claims, and the False Claims Act and the Anti-Kickback Statute, with an emphasis on balancing dispute resolution with business objectives.