Brian is a partner in the Hartford office of Morrison Mahoney. He concentrates his practice in the defense of general and professional liability claims, and represents individuals, businesses and professionals in a wide variety of contexts and stages of litigation.
Brian has first-chaired fourteen trials to a jury, obtaining defense verdicts and other favorable results for his clients. He has handled many complicated cases involving wrongful death, traumatic brain injury, products liability, commercial disputes and complex construction defects. He has also argued before the Appellate Court of Connecticut and achieved advantageous results at arbitrations, mediations and other proceedings.
Successfully argued and defended appeal in which Appellate Court upheld grant of summary judgment in client’s favor in significant personal injury case
Obtained five defense verdicts in jury trials, two in motor vehicle and three in premises liability cases
Obtained summary judgment in several high-exposure cases in which claimed damages were multiple million dollars
Achieved desirable results in over thirty binding arbitration proceedings
Advised clients and negotiated favorable settlements both prior to and throughout all stages of litigation
- American Bar Association (ABA)
- New Haven County Bar Association