Brian Casey is a partner in the Litigation Department of Barnes & Thornburg's South Bend, Indiana, office. He concentrates his practice on business litigation, particularly securities and ERISA litigation, as well as appellate practice.
Brian has represented issuers, and their directors and officers in private securities fraud class actions, SEC and Department of Labor investigations and enforcement actions, as well as investigations by the Department of Justice and the Internal Revenue Service. He has represented ERISA plan sponsors, plan administrators, and plan fiduciaries in all types of ERISA litigation. He has represented members in disputes involving limited liability companies.
Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg, Mr. Casey served as a law clerk to the Honorable Pamela Ann Rymer, judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He also worked as a litigator for a number of years in both Denver, Colorado, and Washington, D.C. He received his J.D. from Yale Law School in 1992 and his B.A., cum laude, from Rice University in 1989 with degrees in biology, English, and economics.
Brian is licensed to practice in the states of Indiana, Colorado, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. He has appeared on behalf of clients in federal and state courts throughout the country, including the United States Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Seventh, Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh and D.C. Circuits, as well as federal district courts and bankruptcy courts throughout the country. He has appeared before the Supreme Courts of Indiana and Georgia, as well as a number of state appellate courts. He is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association, the Maryland Bar Association and the D.C. Bar Association.
Brian is a frequent contributor to Barnes & Thornburg's Government Enforcement Exposed blog at www.btgovtenforcement.com.