Brian J. Taylor
When Brian J. Taylor decided to teach his two young daughters about civic responsibility and the voting process, he didn’t just sit them down to a lecture. He gave them each a stack of fliers, and together, the family canvassed the neighborhood on behalf of a fellow committee member who was running for office. He approaches his legal practice the same way, always taking the extra step, whether it is advocating for a client, or mentoring a colleague on some aspect of the law.
Mr. Taylor is senior counsel with KingSpry, concentrating his practice in the areas of litigation, alternative dispute resolution, education, employment and immigration law. He has been a member of several trial teams that have obtained verdicts of a million dollars or more. Prior to practicing law, he interned with the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas and the Army Corps of Engineers.
In recent years, he has performed pro bono work for several organizations including the Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent, the Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Program, and the Support Center for Child Advocacy.
Attorney Taylor is an arbitrator for Chester County Court of Common Pleas, and an adjunct professor of law at Eastern and Widener Universities, and he has twice been nominated as Teacher of the Year. He is a former Historical Commissioner and a member of the Planning Commission for East Whiteland Township, as well as a Chester County Committeeman. Recently, he served on the grants committee of The Foundation at Great Valley, and has served as an article reviewer for the American Business Law Journal. He is a frequent presenter on topics related to his legal practice.
Mr. Taylor is also a published author and illustrator of the novella “Weight of the Moon” (2006).
He earned his Juris Doctorate from Temple University School of Law. He holds a B.A. in political science and economics from Franklin & Marshall College, and also completed a graduate level management program at Wharton School of Business. Mr. Taylor is a certified Title IX investigator, and regularly conducts internal investigations for clients on Title IX, employment discrimination and workplace disputes.
- Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
- New York
- Eastern and Middle District Courts of Pennsylvania
- Third Circuit Court of Appeals
Memberships and Associations
- Philadelphia Bar Association
- Northampton County Bar Association
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Board Member, Foundation at Great Valley
- Society of American Law Teachers
- Articles Reviewer for the American Business Law Journal