Brian R. Betner is an Associate in the St. Louis office of Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP. His practice is focused primarily on corporate defense, product liability, and toxic tort litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Brian regularly defended businesses and individuals in litigation involving personal injury, premises liability, professional liability, product liability, and general negligence.
Brian has extensive experience related to insurance coverage, including advising clients on potential exposure and litigating coverage issues concerning both commercial and personal liability policies. Brian has participated in all phases of litigation, including pleadings; drafting discovery; taking and defending depositions of parties, expert and fact witnesses; and drafting and arguing motions. He has successfully represented clients in Missouri, Illinois and the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri.
|MO||Good Standing, Active||2009||05/11/2021|
|Mass Toxic Tort and Asbestos Defense Associate||Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young, LLP||2013 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Boggs, Avellino, Lach & Boggs||2011 - 2013|
|Associate Attorney||Gamache & Myers, P.C.||2009 - 2011|
|Paralegal/Law Clerk||Semmes, Bowen & Semmes||2003 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|The Missouri Bar||Member||N/A|
|Illinois State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Loyola University Maryland||N/A||2002|
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