Brian A. McKenna joined Sachs Waldman in 1993 and became a shareholder in 2000.
Mr. McKenna's practice is devoted to representing injury victims, and claimants who are being denied insurance benefits to which they are entitled.
Mr. McKenna has been a member of the Michigan Trial Lawyers Association since 1992, and since 1997, has served on its Executive Board. He has been a member of the Michigan State Bar Negligence Law Section since 1993, and is currently serving as one of its Council Members. He has also been a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America since 1992.
Mr. McKenna is a graduate of Ferris State University (BS, 1989, High Distinction) and the Wayne State University Law School (J.D. 1993). Mr. McKenna is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and Illinois and is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan.
Licensed since 1993
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||1994||08/17/2015|
|MI||Active And In Good Standing||1993||08/06/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Michigan Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Michigan Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Michigan Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Michigan Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2011|
|Super Lawyers||Michigan Super Lawyer||2010|
|Michigan Super Lawyer 2009||Super Lawyers||2009|
|Michigan Super Lawyers 2008||Super Lawyers||2008|
|Negligence Section Council||Michigan State Bar||2004|
|Education Chair||Michigan Association for Justice||1996|
|Director and Shareholder||Sachs Waldman PC||1993 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Michigan Association For Justice||Executive Board||1997 - Present|
|Michigan Association for Justice||Education Chair||1996 - 1996|
|Michigan Association For Justice||Member||1992 - Present|
|Association of Trial Lawyers of America||Member||1992 - Present|
|Collins vs. National General||The vehicle which struck Plaintiff's decedent was an "uninsured motor vehicle" within the terms of the UIM Policy. Plaintiff's motion for summary judgment was GRANTED.|
|personalinjurydetroit.com||7 Reasons Michigan Truck Crashes Must Be Handled by an Experienced Truck Accident Lawyer||2012|
|personalinjurydetroit.com||Michigan No-Fault Insurance: 5 Tips for Better Recovery of Benefits||2012|
|personalinjurydetroit.com||Michigan Auto Accidents: 8 Actions to Take Immediately||2012|
|Wayne State University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1993|
|Ferris State University||Business Administration||BS - Bachelor of Science||1989|
|Rapid Fire Seminar||Auto No-Fault Insurance Issues||2012|
|No-Fault Institute||No-Fault Automobile Claims involving AAA||2012|
|Seminar in the Snow||Special Circumstances Involving Identifying Uninsured Motorist Claims||2011|
|Michigan Association for Justice||No-Fault Institute VI||2009|