Brian Gargano has recently joined our firm as a member of the civil and commercial litigation, labor and employment and China practices. Brian was previously a partner at an AM top 100 law firm in Houston. An experienced litigator with a perfect record of defense verdicts in the nine jury trials he has first chaired, Brian represents companies of all sizes and industries in both labor and employment-related matters – wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, breach of contract, ADA access, trade secret litigation, wage and hour actions- intellectual property-related matters-patent, trademark and copyright litigation- general litigation matters- and data privacy and cybersecurity matters. He has defended clients in state and federal courts in Texas and New York, before state and federal governmental agencies, and in various state and federal appellate courts.
Prior to moving to Texas, Brian practiced in New York litigating on behalf of healthcare providers and insurance companies in federal and state courts as well as before regulatory agencies. He also advised clients on risk management, state and federal regulatory and compliance issues, billing, and Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement procedures.
Trained as a computer scientist, Brian applies his analytical and rational mind to the practice of law. Clients have benefited from his knowledge of the sciences in his work on intellectual property, complex commercial litigation, data privacy, and technology matters. He has also lectured extensively on electronic records and best practices in information privacy and data security.