Brian Walsh

Brian Walsh

Board Member

With a practice focused on business and corporate transactions, Brian routinely acts as general outside counsel to privately-held small to mid-size businesses in varying industries. In addition to his transactional law experience, Brian spent a number of years regularly practicing complex commercial litigation before moving primarily into a more transactional-based practice. His focus includes:
  • Day-to-day operational matters, including employment issues, conflict resolution, policy implementation, and sales and service agreements
  • Entity formation
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Negotiating and drafting shareholder partnership
  • Membership agreements
  • Negotiating and drafting asset purchase agreements and other documents related to mergers and acquisitions
  • General counseling relative to business operating activities and contractual disputes
  • Advising clients on business-related real estate transactions, including commercial lease agreements, lease assignments, land use and development, and acquisition and disposition of real property in connection with the sale of businesses
  • Complex corporate and limited partnership restructuring in connection with refinancing

Background:
  • John Carroll University (B.S.B.A., Finance, 2006)
  • Duquesne University Graduate School of Business (M.B.A., high honors, 2010)
  • Duquesne University School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2010)
  • Member of Duquesne Law Review and Moot Court Team
  • Served as a Teacher’s Assistant in the Legal Research and Writing program
  • Received the CALI Excellence for the Future for earning the highest grade in Business Planning (2010), Securities Regulation (2009), and Legal Research and Writing (2008)
  • Admitted to the Bar of Pennsylvania and United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania