Brian O’Connor’s clients trust him to solve their problems, both inside and outside of the courtroom. Brian is a meticulous and strategic thinker who brings a creative approach to all of his cases, regardless of whether he is working on a “bet-the-company” case or if he is serving as a volunteer lawyer for someone who otherwise could not afford an attorney. While Brian represents clients in cases across the country, he does the majority of his work in Greater Cincinnati.
Brian has a special interest in cases involving stolen or hidden assets. In these “fraudulent transfer” cases, Brian works with his trusted network of experts to trace complex financial transactions and analyze the situation for his client as quickly as possible.
In addition to his dispute resolution practice, Brian works with many local businesses and individuals to answer their everyday legal questions.
Outside of work, Brian is an avid marathon runner, a former club champion of the Cincinnati Curling Club, and he regularly travels abroad to watch soccer.
Click here to see Brian argue before the Supreme Court of Ohio.
Notable representations include:
- Led the firm’s defense of the former shareholders of a company and their families against claims in excess of $500 million.
- Appointed as class counsel to represent the victims of a nationwide Ponzi scheme with over $100 million in purported investments.
- Argued and briefed a case in the Supreme Court of Ohio resulting in a unanimous decision in his client’s favor.
- Following a ten-day trial, obtained a $1,114,877 judgment, including an award of punitive damages and attorney’s fees, for a corporation who was defrauded by its former employees.