Brian is a partner-shareholder in the Worker’s Compensation Defense Practice at Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Chicago office. In his practice, Brian strives to expedite cases where possible, helping clients avoid exposure to potentially expensive protracted litigation. A recent analysis conducted by a client revealed that Brian and his Wiedner & McAuliffe colleagues handled and closed claims 150 days sooner than the national average among the client’s other legal representation.

Brian graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science in Advertising. He earned his Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law in 1997.

Before joining Wiedner & McAuliffe, Brian served as Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of Chicago, prosecuting cases in the Traffic Court Division. Brian later became an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Illinois from 1998 through 2000. As a member of the Consumer Fraud Bureau of the Attorney General’s Springfield and Chicago offices, Brian prosecuted violators of the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Processes Act.