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Brian is a partner in the Global Corporate Group, resident in our Richmond office. His practice focuses on the investment management industry, serving both institutional investors and investment managers. In particular, Brian advises universities, hospitals, state and corporate pension plans, fund of funds and family offices regarding their investments in private funds and other alternative investments. His manager side representation includes hedge and real estate fund managers, outsourced chief investment offices and high-net worth wealth managers.


  • University of Virginia School of Law, 1987, J.D.
  • University of Virginia, 1984, B.A.

  • Virginia
  • Nueva York

Premios y reconocimientos

  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Venture Capital Law 2007-2024, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, 2009-2024, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2013-2024, Corporate Law,  2015-2024, Securities / Capital Markets Law 2018-2024, Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law 2024
  • Ranked in Chambers USA for Virginia Southern Corporate/M&A, 2022-2023