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Brian K. Parker

Charlotte | 704.335.9847
Fax | 704.334.4706

Brian Parker has been representing Fortune 100 and 200 companies in litigation and various commercial disputes for more than 25 years. Brian’s trial and litigation experience covers the entire spectrum from complex tort to commercial business litigation matters. He has significant experience serving as lead, national, and/or regional counsel in pattern, class, and multi-district litigation.

Over the last 17 years, Brian has developed a deep understanding of the life sciences arena, specifically representing pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies. He regularly advises and counsels C-suite executives and directors on litigation, governance, compliance, supply chain, commercialization, regulatory, sustainability, and risk management matters.

Brian is committed and dedicated to exemplary philanthropic and corporate stewardship, and he possesses significant board experience in the areas of audit, governance, compliance, risk management, and sustainability. He currently serves as a director for UPMC Mercy Hospital, the Forbes Fund, and Ferrum Capital Partners LLC, and he serves on the advisory board for Union Bridge Capital. His prior board service includes the Pittsburgh Symphony and the City of Pittsburgh Housing Authority. He is a Governance Fellow with the National Association of Corporate Directors.

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Honors & Awards

  • Martindale Hubbell Distinguished™ Rated in Commercial Litigation; Product & Consumer Litigation; Products Liability; Environmental Solutions; Intellectual Property; Technology & Software; Life Sciences; Japan Practice Group


  • National Association of Corporate Directors, 2014-present
  • Institute of Politics, Pension Subcommittee, Board Member, 2007-2016
  • Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Board Member, 2007-2010
  • Office of the Chief Executive for Allegheny County, Transition Committee Member, 2003-2005
  • Forbes Fund, Board Member, 2002-present
  • Housing Authority for the City of Pittsburgh, Board of Commissioners; Vice Chairman, 2000-2006
  • Defense Research Institute, 1996-present