Brian Raphel, a senior associate in Orrick's Complex Litigation Department, relies on his wealth of trial experience to obtain beneficial outcomes for a wide variety of clients.
Brian specializes in preparing complex cases for trial in an efficient and effective manner. He has prepared dozens of cases for trial in venues across the country in matters involving products liability, shareholder litigation, white collar criminal litigation, and bankruptcy proceedings, many of which have resulted in significant victories before or during the trial. He also is an experienced manager, having led large teams of attorneys and other legal professionals in e-discovery efforts relating to high profile litigations and internal investigations. Clients have praised Brian for his attentiveness, professionalism, and zealous advocacy.
Brian maintains an active pro bono practice, in which he has assisted vulnerable communities to defend their constitutional rights, including the right to marry, the right to vote, equal protection, and prisoner's rights.
Brian lives in New Jersey with his wife, Pamela, and his two children, Dylan and Gemma.