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Practice areas


  1. Insurance: 60%
    1 year
  2. Election Campaigns & Political Law: 20%
    1 year
  3. Litigation: 20%
    7 years



Hourly ($250-300/hour), contingent (40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Robin Colley Pitt

    I endorse this lawyer. Brian is brilliant and a stellar advocate for his clients.


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  • Joshua Upin

    Brian is extremely bright, an adept strategist, and driven to achieve positive results for his clients. I highly recommend him as a counselor and advocate.


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Contact info

Offit Kurman

Ten Penn Center
1801 Market Street, Suite 2300
Philadelphia, PA, 19103


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Pro Bono Roll of HonorFirst Judicial District of Pennsylvania2009
Pro Bono Roll of HonorFirst Judicial District of Pennsylvania2008
Honors -Cum LaudeUniversity of Pennsylvania Law School2008
Selected to Trial TeamUniversity of Pennsylvania Law School2007
Summa cum laudeVillanova University2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyOffit Kurman2015 - Present
AttorneyKrasner & Long, LLC2013 - 2015
Assistant DefenderDefender Association Of Philadelphia2010 - 2013
Litigation AssociateDechert, LLP2008 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Young Lawyers Division, Philadelphia Bar AssociationLiaison to Criminal Justice Section2014 - Present
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
Philadelphia Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionMember2013 - Present
Philadelphia Criminal Law American Inn of CourtAssociate2012 - 2013
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Commonwealth v. JonesNot Guilty of Aggravated Assault
Cerome v. Moshannon Valley Correctional CenterDistrict court dismissal overturned, suit reinstated.
Jamar JunneFavorable settlement for client.
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Publication nameTitleDate
KHL BlogYes, the police should have a warrant to search a phone, but will the Supreme Court agree?2013
The Legal IntelligencerSo What Is Sex Stereotyping?2010
Bloomburg Law ReportsSpecial Issues in the Reduction in Force2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Villanova University School of LawEconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
YLD Education SessionsCriminal Defense Series: Views from the Trench and the Bench, Part I2015
Young Lawyer BootcampSolo and Small Firm Practice2014
Dechert Labor SeminarSupreme Court Round Up2009
Dechert Labor SeminarE-Discovery and Ethics2008